Bussy, Cher

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Bussy
Bussy is located in France
Bussy
Bussy
Coordinates: 46°54′15″N 2°37′19″E / 46.9042°N 2.6219°E / 46.9042; 2.6219Coordinates: 46°54′15″N 2°37′19″E / 46.9042°N 2.6219°E / 46.9042; 2.6219
Country France
Region Centre
Department Cher
Arrondissement Saint-Amand-Montrond
Canton Dun-sur-Auron
Intercommunality Le Dunois
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Pierre De Jouvencel
Area1 26.69 km2 (10.31 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 367
 • Density 14/km2 (36/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 18040 / 18130
Elevation 160–201 m (525–659 ft)
(avg. 178 m or 584 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.

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

Geography[edit]

An area of forestry and farming comprising the village and several hamlets some 15 miles (24 km) southeast of Bourges at the junction of the D34e with the D10 and D36 roads.

The river Airain flows northwest through the northern part of the commune

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 541 —    
1968 606 +12.0%
1975 508 −16.2%
1982 453 −10.8%
1990 436 −3.8%
1999 366 −16.1%
2008 367 +0.3%

Sights[edit]

  • The church of Saints Peter and Paul, dating from the twelfth century.
  • Traces of the 12th-century château.
  • A feudal motte.
  • Evidence of a Roman road and aqueduct.

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