Mestes

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Mestes
Coat of arms of Mestes
Coat of arms
Mestes is located in France
Mestes
Mestes
Coordinates: 45°30′02″N 2°18′52″E / 45.5006°N 2.3144°E / 45.5006; 2.3144Coordinates: 45°30′02″N 2°18′52″E / 45.5006°N 2.3144°E / 45.5006; 2.3144
Country France
Region Aquitaine-Limousin-Poitou-Charentes
Department Corrèze
Arrondissement Ussel
Canton Ussel-Est
Intercommunality Ussel - Meymac - Haute-Corrèze
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-François Vialle
Area1 11.45 km2 (4.42 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 315
 • Density 28/km2 (71/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 19135 / 19200
Elevation 545–686 m (1,788–2,251 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.

Mestes is a commune in the Corrèze department in central France.

Geography[edit]

The river Diège forms all of the commune's eastern boundary.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 204 —    
1968 216 +5.9%
1975 202 −6.5%
1982 204 +1.0%
1990 263 +28.9%
1999 262 −0.4%
2008 315 +20.2%

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