La Tour-Saint-Gelin

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La Tour-Saint-Gelin
La Tour-Saint-Gelin is located in France
La Tour-Saint-Gelin
La Tour-Saint-Gelin
Coordinates: 47°03′02″N 0°24′12″E / 47.0506°N 0.4033°E / 47.0506; 0.4033Coordinates: 47°03′02″N 0°24′12″E / 47.0506°N 0.4033°E / 47.0506; 0.4033
Country France
Region Centre
Department Indre-et-Loire
Arrondissement Chinon
Canton Richelieu
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jacques Menanteau
Area1 13.45 km2 (5.19 sq mi)
Population (2009)2 550
 • Density 41/km2 (110/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 37260 / 37120
Elevation 63–117 m (207–384 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 Tour-Saint-Gelin is a commune in the Indre-et-Loire département in central France.

It is known for the production of fine wines.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 805 —    
1800 806 +0.1%
1806 729 −9.6%
1821 808 +10.8%
1831 845 +4.6%
1836 845 +0.0%
1841 924 +9.3%
1846 1,004 +8.7%
1851 1,007 +0.3%
1856 1,011 +0.4%
1861 964 −4.6%
1866 944 −2.1%
1872 897 −5.0%
1876 929 +3.6%
1881 902 −2.9%
1886 929 +3.0%
1891 891 −4.1%
1896 905 +1.6%
1901 882 −2.5%
1906 872 −1.1%
1911 863 −1.0%
1921 793 −8.1%
1926 763 −3.8%
1931 773 +1.3%
1936 766 −0.9%
1946 730 −4.7%
1954 729 −0.1%
1962 771 +5.8%
1968 761 −1.3%
1975 667 −12.4%
1982 596 −10.6%
1990 549 −7.9%
1999 534 −2.7%
2006 546 +2.2%
2009 550 +0.7%

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