Saint-Mathieu

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Saint-Mathieu
The centre of the village with the church, the town hall and the library
The centre of the village with the church, the town hall and the library
Coat of arms of Saint-Mathieu
Coat of arms
Saint-Mathieu is located in France
Saint-Mathieu
Saint-Mathieu
Coordinates: 45°42′27″N 0°45′34″E / 45.70750°N 0.7594°E / 45.70750; 0.7594Coordinates: 45°42′27″N 0°45′34″E / 45.70750°N 0.7594°E / 45.70750; 0.7594
Country France
Region Limousin
Department Haute-Vienne
Arrondissement Rochechouart
Canton Saint-Mathieu
Intercommunality Bandiat Tardoire Avenir
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Bertrand Grégaux
Area1 40.39 km2 (15.59 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 1,207
 • Density 30/km2 (77/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 87168 / 87440
Elevation 225–435 m (738–1,427 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.

Saint-Mathieu (Occitan: Samatiá) is a commune in the Haute-Vienne department in the Limousin region in west-central France.

Inhabitants are known as Mathuséens.

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