Haute-Vienne

Frae Wikipedia, the free beuk o knawledge
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Haute-Vienne
Prefectur biggin o the Haute-Vienne depairtment, in Limoges
Prefectur biggin o the Haute-Vienne depairtment, in Limoges
Coat o airms o Haute-Vienne
Coat o airms
Location o Haute-Vienne in Fraunce
Location o Haute-Vienne in Fraunce
Coordinates: 45°50′N 1°16′E / 45.833°N 1.267°E / 45.833; 1.267Coordinates: 45°50′N 1°16′E / 45.833°N 1.267°E / 45.833; 1.267
KintraFraunce
RegionLimousin
PrefecturLimoges
SubprefectursBellac
Rochechouart
Govrenment
 • Preses o the General CooncilMarie-Françoise Pérol-Dumont (PS)
Area
 • Total5,520 km2 (2,130 sq mi)
Population
 (2007)
 • Tot371,102
 • Rank62nt
 • Density67/km2 (170/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Depairtment nummer87
Arrondissements3
Cantons21
Communes201
^1 French Land Register data, which exclude estuaries, an lochs, ponds, an glaciers lairger nor 1 km2

Haute-Vienne (French pronunciation: ​[ot vjɛn]) is a French depairtment named efter the Vienne River.