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Coat of arms of Thouron
Coat of arms
Thouron is located in France
Coordinates: 45°59′59″N 1°13′12″E / 45.9997°N 1.22000°E / 45.9997; 1.22000Coordinates: 45°59′59″N 1°13′12″E / 45.9997°N 1.22000°E / 45.9997; 1.22000
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Haute-Vienne
Arrondissement Bellac
Canton Nantiat
Intercommunality Aurence et Glane Développement
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Jacques Gendillou
Area1 13.73 km2 (5.30 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 476
 • Density 35/km2 (90/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 87197 /87140
Elevation 287–430 m (942–1,411 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.

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

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