La Meyze

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La Meyze
Coat of arms of La Meyze
Coat of arms
La Meyze is located in France
La Meyze
La Meyze
Coordinates: 45°37′03″N 1°12′54″E / 45.61750°N 1.21500°E / 45.61750; 1.21500Coordinates: 45°37′03″N 1°12′54″E / 45.61750°N 1.21500°E / 45.61750; 1.21500
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Haute-Vienne
Arrondissement Limoges
Canton Saint-Yrieix-la-Perche
Intercommunality Pays de Saint-Yrieix
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Isabelle Barry
Area1 28.11 km2 (10.85 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 851
 • Density 30/km2 (78/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 87096 /87800
Elevation 315–411 m (1,033–1,348 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 Meyze (Occitan: La Meisa) is a commune in the Haute-Vienne department in the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region in west-central France.

Inhabitants are known as Meyzais.

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