Nouzerines

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Nouzerines
Nouzerines is located in France
Nouzerines
Nouzerines
Coordinates: 46°23′21″N 2°06′33″E / 46.3892°N 2.1092°E / 46.3892; 2.1092Coordinates: 46°23′21″N 2°06′33″E / 46.3892°N 2.1092°E / 46.3892; 2.1092
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Creuse
Arrondissement Guéret
Canton Boussac
Intercommunality Pays de Boussac
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Pascal Gibard
Area1 19.09 km2 (7.37 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 252
 • Density 13/km2 (34/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 23146 /23600
Elevation 345–447 m (1,132–1,467 ft)
(avg. 412 m or 1,352 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.

Nouzerines is a commune in the Creuse department in the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region in central France.

Geography[edit]

A farming area comprising the village and a couple of hamlets situated some 18 miles (29 km) northeast of Guéret at the junction of the D2, D68, D83 and the D97 road.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 451 —    
1968 529 +17.3%
1975 437 −17.4%
1982 340 −22.2%
1990 277 −18.5%
1999 261 −5.8%
2008 252 −3.4%

Sights[edit]

  • The eleventh-century church of St.Clair.
  • A restored washhouse.
  • The Lac de Cluzeau.

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