Jalesches

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Jalesches
Jalesches is located in France
Jalesches
Jalesches
Coordinates: 46°18′07″N 2°05′48″E / 46.3019°N 2.0967°E / 46.3019; 2.0967Coordinates: 46°18′07″N 2°05′48″E / 46.3019°N 2.0967°E / 46.3019; 2.0967
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Creuse
Arrondissement Guéret
Canton Boussac
Intercommunality Petite Creuse
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Claude Braibant
Area1 8.45 km2 (3.26 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 80
 • Density 9.5/km2 (25/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 23098 /23270
Elevation 348–537 m (1,142–1,762 ft)
(avg. 450 m or 1,480 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.

Jalesches is a commune in the Creuse department in the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region in central France.

Geography[edit]

An area of forestry and farming comprising a small village and a couple of hamlets situated some 15 miles (24 km) northeast of Guéret, at the junction of the D68 and the D14 roads.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 149 —    
1968 161 +8.1%
1975 142 −11.8%
1982 118 −16.9%
1990 100 −15.3%
1999 77 −23.0%
2008 80 +3.9%

Sights[edit]

  • The church dating from the fifteenth century.
  • The château de La Terrade.

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