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Coordinates: 45°18′43″N 1°11′56″E / 45.3119°N 1.1989°E / 45.3119; 1.1989Coordinates: 45°18′43″N 1°11′56″E / 45.3119°N 1.1989°E / 45.3119; 1.1989

Country France
Region Aquitaine
Department Dordogne
Arrondissement Périgueux
Canton Excideuil
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Alain Maigret
 • Land1 9.08 km2 (3.51 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 891
 • Population2 density 98/km2 (250/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 24515 / 24160
Elevation 176–354 m (577–1,161 ft)
(avg. 190 m or 620 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.

Salagnac (Occitan: Salanhac) is a commune in the Dordogne department in Aquitaine in southwestern France.


During the creation of the French departments in 1790, it first joined the Corrèze department. In 1793 it became part of the Dordogne department.


See also



External links

  • Salagnac on the Quid site
  • Salagnac on the map of France
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