Arthon

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Arthon
Arthon (Indre) - Place de l'église.jpg
Arthon is located in France
Arthon
Arthon
Coordinates: 46°41′40″N 1°42′01″E / 46.6944°N 1.7003°E / 46.6944; 1.7003Coordinates: 46°41′40″N 1°42′01″E / 46.6944°N 1.7003°E / 46.6944; 1.7003
Country France
Region Centre
Department Indre
Arrondissement Châteauroux
Canton Ardentes
Intercommunality Châteauroux
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jacky Devolf
Area1 46.8 km2 (18.1 sq mi)
Population (2009)2 1,171
 • Density 25/km2 (65/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 36009 / 36330
Elevation 132–184 m (433–604 ft)
(avg. 145 m or 476 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.

Arthon is a commune in the Indre department in central France.

Geography[edit]

The commune is traversed by the river Bouzanne.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 661 —    
1800 603 −8.8%
1806 590 −2.2%
1821 747 +26.6%
1831 824 +10.3%
1836 907 +10.1%
1841 820 −9.6%
1846 897 +9.4%
1851 843 −6.0%
1856 862 +2.3%
1861 838 −2.8%
1866 883 +5.4%
1872 925 +4.8%
1876 1,002 +8.3%
1881 1,015 +1.3%
1886 1,068 +5.2%
1891 1,113 +4.2%
1896 1,150 +3.3%
1901 1,103 −4.1%
1906 1,115 +1.1%
1911 1,111 −0.4%
1921 938 −15.6%
1926 875 −6.7%
1931 785 −10.3%
1936 750 −4.5%
1946 753 +0.4%
1954 702 −6.8%
1962 634 −9.7%
1968 532 −16.1%
1975 558 +4.9%
1982 751 +34.6%
1990 902 +20.1%
1999 995 +10.3%
2009 1,171 +17.7%

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