Lubersac

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Lubersac
Renaissance house
Renaissance house
Coat of arms of Lubersac
Coat of arms
Location of Lubersac
Lubersac is located in France
Lubersac
Lubersac
Lubersac is located in Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Lubersac
Lubersac
Coordinates: 45°27′N 1°24′E / 45.45°N 1.4°E / 45.45; 1.4Coordinates: 45°27′N 1°24′E / 45.45°N 1.4°E / 45.45; 1.4
CountryFrance
RegionNouvelle-Aquitaine
DepartmentCorrèze
ArrondissementBrive-la-Gaillarde
CantonUzerche
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Pierre Decaie
Area
1
57.46 km2 (22.19 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
2,266
 • Density39/km2 (100/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
19121 /19210
Elevation380–400 m (1,250–1,310 ft)
(avg. 390 m or 1,280 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Lubersac is a commune in the Corrèze département in central France near Arnac-Pompadour and Uzerche.

Formerly called Louparsat (« lou percé » in Limousin, can be translated to « pierced wolf » in English), named from the legend of a knight who killed a wolf with a blow of his sword to save his beloved.

Geography[edit]

The commune is located on the river Auvézère.

Population[edit]

Its inhabitants are called Lubersacois.

Historical population
YearPop.±%
19622,513—    
19682,444−2.7%
19752,395−2.0%
19822,397+0.1%
19902,248−6.2%
19992,169−3.5%
20082,279+5.1%

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.

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