Ligueil

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Ligueil
LigueilEglise.jpg
Coat of arms of Ligueil
Coat of arms
Ligueil is located in France
Ligueil
Ligueil
Coordinates: 47°02′37″N 0°49′11″E / 47.0436°N 0.8197°E / 47.0436; 0.8197Coordinates: 47°02′37″N 0°49′11″E / 47.0436°N 0.8197°E / 47.0436; 0.8197
Country France
Region Centre
Department Indre-et-Loire
Arrondissement Loches
Canton Ligueil
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Christian Grellet
Area
 • Land1 29.72 km2 (11.47 sq mi)
Population (2009)
 • Population2 2,212
 • Population2 density 74/km2 (190/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 37130 / 37240
Elevation 66–128 m (217–420 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.

Ligueil is a commune in the Indre-et-Loire department in central France.

Geography[edit]

Ligueil is close to the former border of Vichy France.

International relations[edit]

Twin towns – Sister cities[edit]

Ligueil is twinned with:

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 1,660 —    
1800 1,962 +18.2%
1806 1,466 −25.3%
1821 1,751 +19.4%
1831 1,767 +0.9%
1836 1,887 +6.8%
1841 1,929 +2.2%
1846 1,944 +0.8%
1851 2,044 +5.1%
1856 1,942 −5.0%
1861 1,999 +2.9%
1866 2,058 +3.0%
1872 2,014 −2.1%
1876 2,142 +6.4%
1881 2,048 −4.4%
1886 2,048 +0.0%
1891 2,192 +7.0%
1896 2,119 −3.3%
1901 2,083 −1.7%
1906 2,194 +5.3%
1911 2,179 −0.7%
1921 1,981 −9.1%
1926 1,988 +0.4%
1931 2,017 +1.5%
1936 2,028 +0.5%
1946 2,117 +4.4%
1954 2,023 −4.4%
1962 2,110 +4.3%
1968 2,245 +6.4%
1975 2,379 +6.0%
1982 2,413 +1.4%
1990 2,201 −8.8%
1999 2,166 −1.6%
2006 2,155 −0.5%
2009 2,212 +2.6%

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "British towns twinned with French towns". Archant Community Media Ltd. Retrieved 2013-07-11.