Dampierre-en-Crot

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Dampierre-en-Crot
Dampierre-en-Crot is located in France
Dampierre-en-Crot
Dampierre-en-Crot
Coordinates: 47°27′41″N 2°35′01″E / 47.4614°N 2.5836°E / 47.4614; 2.5836Coordinates: 47°27′41″N 2°35′01″E / 47.4614°N 2.5836°E / 47.4614; 2.5836
Country France
Region Centre
Department Cher
Arrondissement Bourges
Canton Vailly-sur-Sauldre
Intercommunality Cœur du Pays Fort
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jacques Chatonnat
Area
 • Land1 22.05 km2 (8.51 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 219
 • Population2 density 9.9/km2 (26/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 18084 / 18260
Elevation 186–321 m (610–1,053 ft)
(avg. 250 m or 820 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.

Dampierre-en-Crot is a commune in the Cher department in the Centre region of France.

Geography[edit]

A small farming village situated by the banks of the Ionne river, some 28 miles (45 km) north of Bourges at the junction of the D923 and D95 roads.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 274 —    
1968 312 +13.9%
1975 262 −16.0%
1982 239 −8.8%
1990 266 +11.3%
1999 239 −10.2%
2008 219 −8.4%

Sights[edit]

  • The church, dating from the 12th century.
  • The restored late 17th-century auberge.
  • Two old watermills.

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