Saillat-sur-Vienne

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Saillat-sur-Vienne
The International Paper factory, in Saillat-sur-Vienne
The International Paper factory, in Saillat-sur-Vienne
Location of Saillat-sur-Vienne
Saillat-sur-Vienne is located in France
Saillat-sur-Vienne
Saillat-sur-Vienne
Saillat-sur-Vienne is located in Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Saillat-sur-Vienne
Saillat-sur-Vienne
Coordinates: 45°52′22″N 0°49′01″E / 45.8728°N 0.8169°E / 45.8728; 0.8169Coordinates: 45°52′22″N 0°49′01″E / 45.8728°N 0.8169°E / 45.8728; 0.8169
CountryFrance
RegionNouvelle-Aquitaine
DepartmentHaute-Vienne
ArrondissementRochechouart
CantonSaint-Junien
IntercommunalityVienne Glane
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) René Charles
Area
1
6.29 km2 (2.43 sq mi)
Population
(2006)2
842
 • Density130/km2 (350/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
87131 /87720
Elevation153–254 m (502–833 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.

Saillat-sur-Vienne (French: [saja syʁ vjɛn]; Occitan: Salhac [saˈʎak, -ˈjak], locally [ʃɔˈjak]) is a commune in the Haute-Vienne department in the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region in west-central France. Because of the town's name's native pronunciation, Saillat was formerly known as Chaillac.[1]

Inhabitants are known as Saillatais.

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  1. ^ Gustave Vapereau (1819-1906), Atlas géographique, statistique et historique des départements de la France, 1867, p. 182 [1]