Cuffy, Cher

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Cuffy
Cuffy is located in France
Cuffy
Cuffy
Coordinates: 46°57′42″N 3°03′12″E / 46.9617°N 3.0533°E / 46.9617; 3.0533Coordinates: 46°57′42″N 3°03′12″E / 46.9617°N 3.0533°E / 46.9617; 3.0533
Country France
Region Centre
Department Cher
Arrondissement Saint-Amand-Montrond
Canton La Guerche-sur-l'Aubois
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Olivier Hurabielle
Area
 • Land1 34.57 km2 (13.35 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 1,115
 • Population2 density 32/km2 (84/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 18082 / 18150
Elevation 166–210 m (545–689 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.

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

Geography[edit]

An area of farming and forestry comprising the village and several hamlets situated by the banks of the Loire River and Lateral Canal, the river Allier and the small river Canche, some 33 miles (53 km) east of Bourges at the junction of the D45 with the D50e, D178 and D976 roads.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1962 804 —    
1968 835 +3.9%
1975 798 −4.4%
1982 871 +9.1%
1990 968 +11.1%
1999 996 +2.9%
2008 1,115 +11.9%

Sights[edit]

  • The church of St. Maurice, dating from the twelfth century.
  • The ruins of a fourteenth-century motte and bailey castle.
  • The Chateau du Vouilly.
  • The 1,343 metres (4,406 ft) aqueduct with 18 arches.

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