Le Buisson de
Cadouin is situated at the crossroads of the département’s
main towns, the historical and tourist sites of the ‘Périgord
Pourpre’ and the ‘Périgord Noir’ and of‘Bastide Country’. The
town itself has developed around the train station and its
railway network linking Bordeaux and Sarlat, Paris and Agen.
At the census the commune counted a population of
2092* who live at Cubans (once a port village on the Dordogne
River), Cussac (perched on the hillside) and the town centre,
the economic hub of the commune and indeed of the « Community
of Communes ».
Le Buisson de Cadouin is also a cultural centre with a
forward-looking, active library and an arts cinema.
Twinned with St
Marcelline in Quebec.
Fax and photocopier
available for the local population (see Town Hall for
Halls and Meeting Places
Multi-purpose / sports hall : seats 500 / kitchen area / for
Town-hall board room
La Maison des Associations (former Town Hall)
Local Mission surgery on the 1st and 3rd Thursdays of the month
at the Youth Information Centre (by appointment).
Sports Grounds : rugby pitch / 2
tennis courts / sports hall
Municipal Sports Office : Town Hall 05 53 22 00 41
Refuse Disposal :
yellow and black bin liners are situated at La Falconnie,
Lacoste, Le Moulin à Vent (the windmill), La Crompe, La Croix de
Carême (the ‘Carême Cross’), Le Cayre, Fontenille, Les
Teyssonies, Mestreguiral, Traux, Athanor and Le Roussel. In some
areas there is a door to door collection service. For further
information contact the
Bastides Forêt Bessède SYGED
(official population on January 1, 2017)
Text translated by Pays du Grand Bergeracois (professional translator).