Last modified: 2006-03-04 by ivan sache
Keywords: correze | limousin |
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Traditional provinces: Limousin, Guyenne and Gascony
Bordering departments: Cantal, Creuse, Dordogne, Lot, Puy-de-Dôme, Haute-Vienne
Area: 5,857 km2
Population (1995): 236,300 inhabitants
Sous-préfectures: Brive-la-Gailarde, Ussel
Subdivisions: 3 arrondissements, 37 cantons, 286 communes.
The department is named after the river Corrèze (85 km), tributary of the Vézère.