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Château de Chaumont
Château de Chaumont
Coat of arms of Chaumont-sur-Loire
Coat of arms
Chaumont-sur-Loire is located in France
Coordinates: 47°28′51″N 1°11′11″E / 47.4808°N 1.1864°E / 47.4808; 1.1864Coordinates: 47°28′51″N 1°11′11″E / 47.4808°N 1.1864°E / 47.4808; 1.1864
Country France
Region Centre
Department Loir-et-Cher
Arrondissement Blois
Canton Montrichard
Intercommunality Communauté de communes du Cher à la Loire
 • Mayor Jean-Pierre Lefèvre
Area1 26.84 km2 (10.36 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 1,031
 • Density 38/km2 (99/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 41045 / 41150
Elevation 61–114 m (200–374 ft)
(avg. 65 m or 213 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.

Chaumont-sur-Loire is a commune in the Loir-et-Cher département in central France known for its historical defensive walls.

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