La Riche

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La Riche
Château de Plessis-lez-Tours
Château de Plessis-lez-Tours
Coat of arms of La Riche
Coat of arms
La Riche is located in France
La Riche
La Riche
Coordinates: 47°23′24″N 0°39′41″E / 47.39°N 0.6614°E / 47.39; 0.6614Coordinates: 47°23′24″N 0°39′41″E / 47.39°N 0.6614°E / 47.39; 0.6614
Country France
Region Centre
Department Indre-et-Loire
Arrondissement Tours
Canton Ballan-Miré
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Alain Michel
Area1 8.17 km2 (3.15 sq mi)
Population (2009)2 10,070
 • Density 1,200/km2 (3,200/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 37195 / 37520
Elevation 43–51 m (141–167 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 Riche is a commune in the Indre-et-Loire department in central France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 1,000 —    
1800 856 −14.4%
1806 871 +1.8%
1821 1,011 +16.1%
1831 1,234 +22.1%
1836 1,131 −8.3%
1841 1,197 +5.8%
1846 1,233 +3.0%
1851 1,372 +11.3%
1856 1,508 +9.9%
1861 1,560 +3.4%
1866 1,568 +0.5%
1872 1,670 +6.5%
1876 1,829 +9.5%
1881 2,005 +9.6%
1886 2,160 +7.7%
1891 2,335 +8.1%
1896 2,317 −0.8%
1901 2,456 +6.0%
1906 2,419 −1.5%
1911 2,536 +4.8%
1921 2,730 +7.6%
1926 3,043 +11.5%
1931 3,415 +12.2%
1936 4,020 +17.7%
1946 4,045 +0.6%
1954 4,407 +8.9%
1962 6,324 +43.5%
1968 6,331 +0.1%
1975 6,670 +5.4%
1982 7,261 +8.9%
1990 7,838 +7.9%
1999 8,594 +9.6%
2006 9,612 +11.8%
2009 10,070 +4.8%

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