Azy

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For the American male orangutan, see Azy (orangutan).
Not to be confused with AZY or Azie.
Azy
Azy is located in France
Azy
Azy
Coordinates: 47°11′02″N 2°42′30″E / 47.1839°N 2.7083°E / 47.1839; 2.7083Coordinates: 47°11′02″N 2°42′30″E / 47.1839°N 2.7083°E / 47.1839; 2.7083
Country France
Region Centre
Department Cher
Arrondissement Bourges
Canton Aix-d'Angillon
Intercommunality Terroirs d’Angillon
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Rémi Roger
Area
 • Land1 27.62 km2 (10.66 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 473
 • Population2 density 17/km2 (44/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 18019 / 18220
Elevation 179–241 m (587–791 ft)
(avg. 205 m or 673 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.

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

Geography[edit]

A farming area comprising the village and several hamlets situated by the banks of the river Fromion, some 13 miles (21 km) northeast of Bourges at the junction of the D25 with the D93 and the D52 roads.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1962 532 —    
1968 587 +10.3%
1975 532 −9.4%
1982 479 −10.0%
1990 413 −13.8%
1999 439 +6.3%
2008 473 +7.7%

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of St.Sulpice, dating from the thirteenth century.

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