Laurière

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Laurière
Laurière is located in France
Laurière
Laurière
Coordinates: 46°04′38″N 1°28′34″E / 46.0772°N 1.4761°E / 46.0772; 1.4761Coordinates: 46°04′38″N 1°28′34″E / 46.0772°N 1.4761°E / 46.0772; 1.4761
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Haute-Vienne
Arrondissement Limoges
Canton Laurière
Intercommunality Ardour - Rivallier - Gartempe
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Georges Bayle
Area1 20.77 km2 (8.02 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 634
 • Density 31/km2 (79/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 87083 / 87370
Elevation 307–620 m (1,007–2,034 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.

Laurière (Occitan: L'Auriéra) is a commune in the Haute-Vienne department in the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region in west-central France.

Inhabitants are known as Lauriérois.

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