Isle, Haute-Vienne

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Isle
Commune
Le château de Gigondas, in Isle
Le château de Gigondas, in Isle
Coat of arms of Isle
Coat of arms
Isle is located in France
Isle
Isle
Location within Nouvelle-Aquitaine region
Isle is located in Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Isle
Isle
Coordinates: 45°48′18″N 1°13′38″E / 45.80500°N 1.2272°E / 45.80500; 1.2272Coordinates: 45°48′18″N 1°13′38″E / 45.80500°N 1.2272°E / 45.80500; 1.2272
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Haute-Vienne
Arrondissement Limoges
Canton Limoges-9
Intercommunality CA Limoges Métropole
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Gilles Begout
Area1 20.18 km2 (7.79 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 7,734
 • Density 380/km2 (990/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 87075 /87170
Elevation 208–346 m (682–1,135 ft)

1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.

Isle (Occitan: Isla) is a commune in the Haute-Vienne department in the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region in west-central France.

Isle is the fourth commune of the department (by population), after Limoges, Saint-Junien and Panazol.

Inhabitants are known as Islois.

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