Bléré

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Bléré
Chapelle Jehan de Saignés. Bléré (Indre-et-Loire)..jpg
Coat of arms of Bléré
Coat of arms
Bléré is located in France
Bléré
Bléré
Coordinates: 47°19′33″N 0°59′26″E / 47.3258°N 0.9906°E / 47.3258; 0.9906Coordinates: 47°19′33″N 0°59′26″E / 47.3258°N 0.9906°E / 47.3258; 0.9906
Country France
Region Centre
Department Indre-et-Loire
Arrondissement Tours
Canton Bléré
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Georges Fortier
Area
 • Land1 30.8 km2 (11.9 sq mi)
Population (2009)
 • Population2 5,161
 • Population2 density 170/km2 (430/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 37027 / 37150
Elevation 52–112 m (171–367 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.

Bléré is a commune in the Indre-et-Loire department in central France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 2,153 —    
1800 2,519 +17.0%
1806 2,475 −1.7%
1821 2,663 +7.6%
1831 2,948 +10.7%
1836 2,978 +1.0%
1841 3,417 +14.7%
1846 3,493 +2.2%
1851 3,676 +5.2%
1856 3,431 −6.7%
1861 3,477 +1.3%
1866 3,561 +2.4%
1872 3,510 −1.4%
1876 3,675 +4.7%
1881 3,688 +0.4%
1886 3,599 −2.4%
1891 3,272 −9.1%
1896 3,269 −0.1%
1901 3,288 +0.6%
1906 3,342 +1.6%
1911 3,533 +5.7%
1921 3,156 −10.7%
1926 3,160 +0.1%
1931 3,041 −3.8%
1936 3,070 +1.0%
1946 3,250 +5.9%
1954 3,420 +5.2%
1962 3,450 +0.9%
1968 3,832 +11.1%
1975 4,113 +7.3%
1982 4,057 −1.4%
1990 4,388 +8.2%
1999 4,578 +4.3%
2006 5,048 +10.3%
2009 5,161 +2.2%

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