Cluis

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Cluis
The church of Saint-Paxent, in Cluis
The church of Saint-Paxent, in Cluis
Coat of arms of Cluis
Coat of arms
Cluis is located in France
Cluis
Cluis
Coordinates: 46°32′45″N 1°44′57″E / 46.5458°N 1.7492°E / 46.5458; 1.7492Coordinates: 46°32′45″N 1°44′57″E / 46.5458°N 1.7492°E / 46.5458; 1.7492
Country France
Region Centre-Val de Loire
Department Indre
Arrondissement La Châtre
Canton Neuvy-Saint-Sépulchre
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Michel Gorges
Area1 35.32 km2 (13.64 sq mi)
Population (2009)2 1,019
 • Density 29/km2 (75/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 36056 / 36340
Elevation 188–340 m (617–1,115 ft)
(avg. 283 m or 928 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.

Cluis 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 1,479 —    
1800 1,435 −3.0%
1806 1,441 +0.4%
1821 1,820 +26.3%
1831 1,911 +5.0%
1836 1,933 +1.2%
1841 1,909 −1.2%
1846 1,930 +1.1%
1851 2,085 +8.0%
1856 2,014 −3.4%
1861 2,048 +1.7%
1866 2,172 +6.1%
1872 2,159 −0.6%
1876 2,268 +5.0%
1881 2,188 −3.5%
1886 2,244 +2.6%
1891 2,202 −1.9%
1896 2,192 −0.5%
1901 2,340 +6.8%
1906 2,225 −4.9%
1911 2,079 −6.6%
1921 1,882 −9.5%
1926 1,813 −3.7%
1931 1,784 −1.6%
1936 1,707 −4.3%
1946 1,675 −1.9%
1954 1,672 −0.2%
1962 1,594 −4.7%
1968 1,516 −4.9%
1975 1,448 −4.5%
1982 1,311 −9.5%
1990 1,196 −8.8%
1999 1,063 −11.1%
2009 1,019 −4.1%

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