Viersat

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Versat
Commune
Coat of arms of Versat
Coat of arms
Versat is located in France
Versat
Versat
Coordinates: 46°16′17″N 2°25′55″E / 46.2714°N 2.4319°E / 46.2714; 2.4319Coordinates: 46°16′17″N 2°25′55″E / 46.2714°N 2.4319°E / 46.2714; 2.4319
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Creuse
Arrondissement Aubusson
Canton Évaux-les-Bains
Intercommunality CC Pays de Boussac, Carrefour des Quatre Provinces, Évaux-les-Bains/Chambon-sur-Voueize
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Nadine Glomeaud
Area1 29.09 km2 (11.23 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 335
 • Density 12/km2 (30/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 23261 /23170
Elevation 369–494 m (1,211–1,621 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.

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

Geography[edit]

A farming area comprising a village and several hamlets situated some 18 miles (29 km) southwest of Montlucon, at the junction of the D14, D41 and the D64 roads.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 446 —    
1968 464 +4.0%
1975 396 −14.7%
1982 343 −13.4%
1990 378 +10.2%
1999 348 −7.9%
2008 335 −3.7%

Sights[edit]

  • The church, dating from the twelfth century.
  • The seventeenth-century château de Chatelguyon.

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