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Pouligny-Saint-Pierre

Pouligny-Saint-Pierre
Pouligny-Saint-Pierre
Pouligny-Saint-Pierre

Coordinates: 46°40′54″N 1°02′24″E / 46.6817°N 1.04°E / 46.6817; 1.04Coordinates: 46°40′54″N 1°02′24″E / 46.6817°N 1.04°E / 46.6817; 1.04

Country France
Region Centre
Department Indre
Arrondissement Le Blanc
Canton Le Blanc
Intercommunality Brenne Val de Creuse
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Roland Caillaud
Area
 • Land1 47.45 km2 (18.32 sq mi)
Population (2009)
 • Population2 1,050
 • Population2 density 22/km2 (57/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 36165 / 36300
Elevation 72–143 m (236–469 ft)
(avg. 113 m or 371 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.

Pouligny-Saint-Pierre is a commune in the Indre department in central France.

The commune is known internationally for its goat's cheese, Pouligny-Saint-Pierre, that was first made in the village in the 19th century.

Geography

The commune is located in the parc naturel régional de la Brenne.

Population

See also

References

  • INSEE
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