La Brionne

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La Brionne
La Brionne is located in France
La Brionne
La Brionne
Coordinates: 46°10′10″N 1°47′16″E / 46.1694°N 1.7878°E / 46.1694; 1.7878Coordinates: 46°10′10″N 1°47′16″E / 46.1694°N 1.7878°E / 46.1694; 1.7878
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Creuse
Arrondissement Guéret
Canton Saint-Vaury
Intercommunality Guéret Saint-Vaury
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Bernard Lefevre
Area1 7.08 km2 (2.73 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 394
 • Density 56/km2 (140/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 23033 /23000
Elevation 428–544 m (1,404–1,785 ft)
(avg. 500 m or 1,600 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.

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

Geography[edit]

A farming area comprising the village and several small hamlets situated some 4 miles (6.4 km) west of Guéret at the junction of the D4, D76 and the D914 roads.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 252 —    
1968 278 +10.3%
1975 280 +0.7%
1982 317 +13.2%
1990 348 +9.8%
1999 354 +1.7%
2008 394 +11.3%

Sights[edit]

  • The church of St. Peter and St. Paul, dating from the fifteenth century.

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