Saint-Yrieix-la-Perche

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Saint-Yrieix-la-Perche
Commune
Town hall
Town hall
Coat of arms of Saint-Yrieix-la-Perche
Coat of arms
Saint-Yrieix-la-Perche is located in France
Saint-Yrieix-la-Perche
Saint-Yrieix-la-Perche
Location within Nouvelle-Aquitaine region
Saint-Yrieix-la-Perche is located in Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Saint-Yrieix-la-Perche
Saint-Yrieix-la-Perche
Coordinates: 45°30′55″N 1°12′15″E / 45.5153°N 1.2042°E / 45.5153; 1.2042Coordinates: 45°30′55″N 1°12′15″E / 45.5153°N 1.2042°E / 45.5153; 1.2042
CountryFrance
RegionNouvelle-Aquitaine
DepartmentHaute-Vienne
ArrondissementLimoges
CantonSaint-Yrieix-la-Perche
IntercommunalityPays de Saint-Yrieix
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Daniel Boisserie
Area1100.98 km2 (38.99 sq mi)
Population (2006)27,473
 • Density74/km2 (190/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code87187 /87500
Elevation283–498 m (928–1,634 ft)
(avg. 369 m or 1,211 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-Yrieix-la-Perche (Limousin: Sent Iriès) is a commune in the Haute-Vienne department in the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region in west-central France.

Its name refers to Saint Yrieix (Aredius).

Inhabitants are known as Arédiens.

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