Jussy-Champagne

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Jussy-Champagne
Coat of arms of Jussy-Champagne
Coat of arms
Jussy-Champagne is located in France
Jussy-Champagne
Jussy-Champagne
Coordinates: 46°59′06″N 2°38′38″E / 46.985°N 2.644°E / 46.985; 2.644Coordinates: 46°59′06″N 2°38′38″E / 46.985°N 2.644°E / 46.985; 2.644
Country France
Region Centre
Department Cher
Arrondissement Bourges
Canton Baugy
Intercommunality La Septaine
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Georges Guéniau
Area
 • Land1 27.3 km2 (10.5 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 225
 • Population2 density 8.2/km2 (21/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 18119 / 18130
Elevation 162–194 m (531–636 ft)
(avg. 180 m or 590 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.

Jussy-Champagne is a commune in the Cher department in the Centre region of France.

Geography[edit]

Jussy-Champagne is an area of forestry and farming, comprising the village and several hamlets situated in the valley of the river Craon, some 15 miles (24 km) southeast of Bourges, at the junction of the D19, D15 and the D367 roads.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1962 156 —    
1968 176 +12.8%
1975 240 +36.4%
1982 247 +2.9%
1990 226 −8.5%
1999 265 +17.3%
2008 225 −15.1%

Sights[edit]

  • The church of St. André, dating from the twelfth century.
  • A sixteenth-century chateau.
  • A watermill.

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