La Chapelle-Saint-Ursin

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La Chapelle-Saint-Ursin
Église de La Chapelle-Saint-Ursin.jpg
Coat of arms of La Chapelle-Saint-Ursin
Coat of arms
La Chapelle-Saint-Ursin is located in France
La Chapelle-Saint-Ursin
La Chapelle-Saint-Ursin
Coordinates: 47°03′47″N 2°19′32″E / 47.0631°N 2.3256°E / 47.0631; 2.3256Coordinates: 47°03′47″N 2°19′32″E / 47.0631°N 2.3256°E / 47.0631; 2.3256
Country France
Region Centre
Department Cher
Arrondissement Bourges
Canton Saint-Doulchard
Intercommunality Bourges Plus
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Yvon Beuchon
Area
 • Land1 7.83 km2 (3.02 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 3,209
 • Population2 density 410/km2 (1,100/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 18050 / 18570
Elevation 128–159 m (420–522 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.

La Chapelle-Saint-Ursin is a commune in the Cher department in the Centre region of France.

Geography[edit]

A small town of farming and light industry situated some 3 miles (4.8 km) southwest of Bourges at the junction of the D16 and the D107 roads. The A71 autoroute cuts across the middle of the commune’s territory.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1962 859 —    
1968 1,326 +54.4%
1975 1,953 +47.3%
1982 2,430 +24.4%
1990 2,890 +18.9%
1999 3,193 +10.5%
2008 3,209 +0.5%

Sights[edit]

  • The church of St. Ursin, dating from the twelfth century.

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