Nexon, Haute-Vienne

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The Château de Nexon
Coat of arms of Nexon
Coat of arms
Nexon is located in France
Coordinates: 45°40′45″N 1°11′17″E / 45.6792°N 1.1881°E / 45.6792; 1.1881Coordinates: 45°40′45″N 1°11′17″E / 45.6792°N 1.1881°E / 45.6792; 1.1881
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Haute-Vienne
Arrondissement Limoges
Canton Saint-Yrieix-la-Perche
Intercommunality Pays de Nexon
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Liliane Jamin
Area1 40.79 km2 (15.75 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 2,428
 • Density 60/km2 (150/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 87106 /87800
Elevation 295–446 m (968–1,463 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.

Nexon (Occitan: Neiçon) is a commune in the Haute-Vienne department in the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region in west-central France.

Inhabitants are known as Nexonnais.

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