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Guéret - Préfecture de la Creuse.jpg
The prefecture
Coat of arms of Guéret
Guéret is located in France
Country France
Region Limousin
Department Creuse
Arrondissement Guéret
Intercommunality Communauté de communes de Guéret Saint-Vaury
Mayor Michel Vergnier
Elevation 350–685 m (1,148–2,247 ft)
(avg. 436 m/1,430 ft)
Land area1 26.21 km2 (10.12 sq mi)
Population2 13,219  (2012)
 - Density 504 /km2 (1,310 /sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 23096/ 23000
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.

Coordinates: 46°10′17″N 1°52′09″E / 46.171389°N 1.869167°E / 46.171389; 1.869167

Guéret is a commune. It is the prefecture of the Creuse department in the Limousin region.

Sister city[change | change source]

Guéret is winned with:

  • Germany Stein, Germany since 1991