Sannat, Creuse

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Sannat
Sannat is located in France
Sannat
Sannat
Coordinates: 46°07′13″N 2°24′30″E / 46.1203°N 2.4083°E / 46.1203; 2.4083Coordinates: 46°07′13″N 2°24′30″E / 46.1203°N 2.4083°E / 46.1203; 2.4083
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Creuse
Arrondissement Aubusson
Canton Évaux-les-Bains
Intercommunality Auzances-Bellegarde
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Bernard Rouchon
Area1 34 km2 (13 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 384
 • Density 11/km2 (29/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 23167 /23110
Elevation 356–584 m (1,168–1,916 ft)
(avg. 490 m or 1,610 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.

Sannat is a commune in the Creuse department in the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region in central France.

Geography[edit]

A farming and forestry area comprising the village and several hamlets situated by the banks of both the Chat-Cros and Méouze rivers, some 19 miles (31 km) northeast of Aubusson, near the junction of the D24 and the D19 roads.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 546 —    
1968 627 +14.8%
1975 571 −8.9%
1982 481 −15.8%
1990 432 −10.2%
1999 370 −14.4%
2008 384 +3.8%

Sights[edit]

  • The church, dating from the nineteenth century.
  • Two châteaux, at La Ville-du-Bois and at Tirondeix.

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