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Saulge today

An overview

‘‘ A good village to learn in, to live in and to work in ’’

A few figures

Area

6,230 hectares

Altitude

100 m au-dessus de la mer

Population

1 008 habitants

Situated to the South of Montmorillon which is the main town of the area, Saulge with its 15 kilometres of riverbank, has the longest stretch of the river Gartempe of the 14 communes the river runs through and much of its territory is found on the left bank of the Gartempe.

The village centre, hugging the left bank is practically at the heart of the commune. Montmorillon is 6 km away, Poitiers the regional capital is 50km away and Limoges in the Haute Vienne is a little further - 80km. As for Paris and the sea? 360km and 200km respectively.

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