Saint-Sébastien, Creuse

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Saint-Sébastien
The Saint-Sébastien railway station
Saint-Sébastien is located in France
Saint-Sébastien
Saint-Sébastien
Coordinates: 46°23′31″N 1°31′57″E / 46.3919°N 1.5325°E / 46.3919; 1.5325Coordinates: 46°23′31″N 1°31′57″E / 46.3919°N 1.5325°E / 46.3919; 1.5325
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Creuse
Arrondissement Guéret
Canton Dun-le-Palestel
Intercommunality Pays Dunois
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Claude Carpentier
Area1 24.98 km2 (9.64 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 692
 • Density 28/km2 (72/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 23239 /23160
Elevation 244–361 m (801–1,184 ft)
(avg. 321 m or 1,053 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-Sébastien is a commune in the Creuse department in central France.

Geography[edit]

The village lies in the middle of the commune, above the right bank of the Abloux, which flows north through the commune.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 1,134 —    
1968 1,064 −6.2%
1975 973 −8.6%
1982 854 −12.2%
1990 736 −13.8%
1999 705 −4.2%
2008 692 −1.8%

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