Saint-Moreil

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Saint-Moreil
Commune
The remains of the chapel in Saint-Moreil
The remains of the chapel in Saint-Moreil
Coat of arms of Saint-Moreil
Coat of arms
Saint-Moreil is located in France
Saint-Moreil
Saint-Moreil
Coordinates: 45°51′17″N 1°41′20″E / 45.8547°N 1.6889°E / 45.8547; 1.6889Coordinates: 45°51′17″N 1°41′20″E / 45.8547°N 1.6889°E / 45.8547; 1.6889
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Creuse
Arrondissement Aubusson
Canton Bourganeuf
Intercommunality CC CIATE, Bourganeuf/Royère-de-Vassivière
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Joseph Lehericy
Area1 23.94 km2 (9.24 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 253
 • Density 11/km2 (27/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 23223 /23400
Elevation 363–587 m (1,191–1,926 ft)
(avg. 430 m or 1,410 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-Moreil is a commune in the Creuse department in central France.

It is also the place from which the local cheese takes its name.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 417 —    
1968 475 +13.9%
1975 354 −25.5%
1982 325 −8.2%
1990 287 −11.7%
1999 292 +1.7%
2008 253 −13.4%

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