Thiat

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Thiat
Commune
The Brame in winter
The Brame in winter
Coat of arms of Thiat
Coat of arms
Thiat is located in France
Thiat
Thiat
Location within Nouvelle-Aquitaine region
Thiat is located in Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Thiat
Thiat
Coordinates: 46°16′03″N 0°58′30″E / 46.26750°N 0.97500°E / 46.26750; 0.97500Coordinates: 46°16′03″N 0°58′30″E / 46.26750°N 0.97500°E / 46.26750; 0.97500
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Haute-Vienne
Arrondissement Bellac
Canton Châteauponsac
Intercommunality Basse Marche
Government
 • Mayor (2010–2014) Jean-Claude Courtioux
Area1 11.35 km2 (4.38 sq mi)
Population (2009)2 183
 • Density 16/km2 (42/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code 87196 /87320
Elevation 123–226 m (404–741 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.

Thiat (Occitan: Tiat) is a commune in the Haute-Vienne department in the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region in west-central France.

Geography[edit]

The river Brame forms all of the commune's southern border, then flows into the Gartempe, which forms all of its western border.

Demographics[edit]

Inhabitants are known as Thiachons.

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