Lignerolles, Indre

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Lignerolles
Lignerolles (36) - Église.jpg
Lignerolles is located in France
Lignerolles
Lignerolles
Coordinates: 46°29′48″N 2°08′41″E / 46.4967°N 2.1447°E / 46.4967; 2.1447Coordinates: 46°29′48″N 2°08′41″E / 46.4967°N 2.1447°E / 46.4967; 2.1447
Country France
Region Centre
Department Indre
Arrondissement La Châtre
Canton Sainte-Sévère-sur-Indre
Intercommunality La Châtre et Sainte-Sévère
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Michel Rousseau
Area
 • Land1 13 km2 (5 sq mi)
Population (2009)
 • Population2 116
 • Population2 density 8.9/km2 (23/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 36095 / 36160
Elevation 291–410 m (955–1,345 ft)
(avg. 300 m or 980 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.

Lignerolles is a commune in the Indre department in central France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 280 —    
1800 179 −36.1%
1806 228 +27.4%
1821 299 +31.1%
1831 339 +13.4%
1836 448 +32.2%
1841 438 −2.2%
1846 463 +5.7%
1851 466 +0.6%
1856 487 +4.5%
1861 465 −4.5%
1866 483 +3.9%
1872 513 +6.2%
1876 509 −0.8%
1881 518 +1.8%
1886 536 +3.5%
1891 544 +1.5%
1896 530 −2.6%
1901 523 −1.3%
1906 540 +3.3%
1911 506 −6.3%
1921 442 −12.6%
1926 400 −9.5%
1931 386 −3.5%
1936 377 −2.3%
1946 327 −13.3%
1954 329 +0.6%
1962 269 −18.2%
1968 234 −13.0%
1975 189 −19.2%
1982 166 −12.2%
1990 136 −18.1%
1999 138 +1.5%
2009 116 −15.9%

Sights[edit]

  • Castle of Puybardeau[1][2] (1830)

Personalities[edit]

  • The Maussabré family, with famous French military chiefs along the centuries.

See also[edit]

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