Allogny

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Allogny
Allogny is located in France
Allogny
Allogny
Coordinates: 47°13′37″N 2°19′26″E / 47.2269°N 2.3239°E / 47.2269; 2.3239Coordinates: 47°13′37″N 2°19′26″E / 47.2269°N 2.3239°E / 47.2269; 2.3239
Country France
Region Centre
Department Cher
Arrondissement Bourges
Canton Saint-Martin-d'Auxigny
Intercommunality Terres Vives
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jacques Chollet
Area
 • Land1 49.53 km2 (19.12 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 997
 • Population2 density 20/km2 (52/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 18004 / 18110
Elevation 138–288 m (453–945 ft)
(avg. 128 m or 420 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.

Allogny is a commune in the Cher department of the Centre region of France.

Geography[edit]

An area of forestry and farming comprising the village and several hamlets situated some 10 miles (16 km) north of Bourges, at the junction of the D944 with the D56 and D20 roads.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1962 524 —    
1968 534 +1.9%
1975 623 +16.7%
1982 765 +22.8%
1990 916 +19.7%
1999 896 −2.2%
2008 997 +11.3%

Sights[edit]

  • The church of St.Sulpice, dating from the thirteenth century.
  • The seventeenth century manorhouse at Beauchêne.
  • A feudal motte.
  • The war memorial.

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