Arpheuilles, Cher

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Arpheuilles
Arpheuilles is located in France
Arpheuilles
Arpheuilles
Coordinates: 46°47′00″N 2°33′41″E / 46.7833°N 2.5614°E / 46.7833; 2.5614Coordinates: 46°47′00″N 2°33′41″E / 46.7833°N 2.5614°E / 46.7833; 2.5614
Country France
Region Centre
Department Cher
Arrondissement Saint-Amand-Montrond
Canton Charenton-du-Cher
Intercommunality Berry charentonnais
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Christian Matthieu
Area1 48.01 km2 (18.54 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 341
 • Density 7.1/km2 (18/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 18013 / 18200
Elevation 163–308 m (535–1,010 ft)
(avg. 201 m or 659 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.

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

Geography[edit]

A large area of forestry and farming comprising the village and several hamlets situated some 22 miles (35 km) south of Bourges at the junction of the D37 with the D10, D174 and D6 roads.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 272 —    
1968 306 +12.5%
1975 271 −11.4%
1982 244 −10.0%
1990 333 +36.5%
1999 322 −3.3%
2008 341 +5.9%

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of St.Martin, dating from the twelfth century.
  • Roman remains: a road and evidence of a fort.

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