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The town hall in Mhère
The town hall in Mhère
Mhère is located in France
Coordinates: 47°12′29″N 3°51′24″E / 47.2081°N 3.8567°E / 47.2081; 3.8567Coordinates: 47°12′29″N 3°51′24″E / 47.2081°N 3.8567°E / 47.2081; 3.8567
Country France
Region Bourgogne-Franche-Comté
Department Nièvre
Arrondissement Clamecy
Canton Corbigny
Intercommunality Pays Corbigeois
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Henri Taché
Area1 25.25 km2 (9.75 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 279
 • Density 11/km2 (29/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 58166 /58140
Elevation 255–550 m (837–1,804 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.

Mhère is a commune in the Nièvre department in central France.

According to the Institut Géographique National, between 1 January 2007 and 1 January 2008, Mhère was the geographic centre of the Eurozone, after its enlargement to Slovenia.[1] With the admission of Cyprus and Malta, this centre was moved to Ouroux-en-Morvan.


At the 1999 census, the population was 279. On 1 January 2004, the estimate was 291.

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