La Celle-sous-Gouzon

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La Celle-sous-Gouzon
The town hall and the priory in La Celle-sous-Gouzon
The town hall and the priory in La Celle-sous-Gouzon
La Celle-sous-Gouzon is located in France
La Celle-sous-Gouzon
La Celle-sous-Gouzon
Coordinates: 46°12′56″N 2°12′39″E / 46.2156°N 2.2108°E / 46.2156; 2.2108Coordinates: 46°12′56″N 2°12′39″E / 46.2156°N 2.2108°E / 46.2156; 2.2108
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Creuse
Arrondissement Guéret
Canton Gouzon
Intercommunality Carrefour des Quatre Provinces
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Pascal Guy
Area1 14.07 km2 (5.43 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 140
 • Density 10.0/km2 (26/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 23040 /23230
Elevation 375–438 m (1,230–1,437 ft)
(avg. 430 m or 1,410 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 Celle-sous-Gouzon is a commune in the Creuse department in the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region in central France.

Geography[edit]

A farming area comprising the village and a few small hamlets situated some 16 miles (26 km) east of Guéret on the D40 road.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 229 —    
1968 232 +1.3%
1975 226 −2.6%
1982 203 −10.2%
1990 162 −20.2%
1999 138 −14.8%
2008 140 +1.4%

Sights[edit]

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

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