Lissay-Lochy

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Lissay-Lochy
Lissay-Lochy is located in France
Lissay-Lochy
Lissay-Lochy
Coordinates: 46°58′22″N 2°24′27″E / 46.9728°N 2.4075°E / 46.9728; 2.4075Coordinates: 46°58′22″N 2°24′27″E / 46.9728°N 2.4075°E / 46.9728; 2.4075
Country France
Region Centre
Department Cher
Arrondissement Bourges
Canton Levet
Intercommunality Les Rampennes
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Catherine Viau
Area1 22.06 km2 (8.52 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 201
 • Density 9.1/km2 (24/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 18129 / 18340
Elevation 143–179 m (469–587 ft)
(avg. 172 m or 564 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.

Lissay-Lochy is a commune in the Cher department in the Centre region of France.

Geography[edit]

A farming area comprising a small village and several hamlets situated in the valley of the river Rampenne, some 8 miles (13 km) south of Bourges, at the junction of the D2144, D34 and the D217 roads. The A71 autoroute forms much of the eastern border of the commune.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 200 —    
1968 201 +0.5%
1975 160 −20.4%
1982 142 −11.3%
1990 130 −8.5%
1999 190 +46.2%
2008 201 +5.8%

Sights[edit]

  • The church of St. Hilaire, dating from the thirteenth century.
  • Traces of a Roman villa at Verrieres.

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