Mehun-sur-Yèvre

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Mehun-sur-Yèvre
The castle ruins, Chateaux-musée Charles VII
The castle ruins, Chateaux-musée Charles VII
Coat of arms of Mehun-sur-Yèvre
Coat of arms
Mehun-sur-Yèvre is located in France
Mehun-sur-Yèvre
Mehun-sur-Yèvre
Coordinates: 47°09′00″N 2°13′00″E / 47.15°N 2.2167°E / 47.15; 2.2167Coordinates: 47°09′00″N 2°13′00″E / 47.15°N 2.2167°E / 47.15; 2.2167
Country France
Region Centre
Department Cher
Arrondissement Vierzon
Canton Mehun-sur-Yèvre
Intercommunality Terres d'Yèvre
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) François Pillet
Area
 • Land1 24.45 km2 (9.44 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 6,825
 • Population2 density 280/km2 (720/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 18141 / 18500
Elevation 107–137 m (351–449 ft)
(avg. 122 m or 400 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.

Mehun-sur-Yèvre is a commune in the Cher department in central France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1793 1,669 —    
1800 2,187 +31.0%
1806 2,499 +14.3%
1821 2,949 +18.0%
1831 3,310 +12.2%
1836 3,557 +7.5%
1841 3,333 −6.3%
1846 4,097 +22.9%
1851 4,260 +4.0%
1856 4,803 +12.7%
1861 5,471 +13.9%
1866 6,176 +12.9%
1872 6,501 +5.3%
1876 6,326 −2.7%
1881 6,350 +0.4%
1886 6,591 +3.8%
1891 6,572 −0.3%
1896 6,334 −3.6%
1901 6,345 +0.2%
1906 6,397 +0.8%
1911 6,177 −3.4%
1921 5,382 −12.9%
1926 5,337 −0.8%
1931 5,112 −4.2%
1936 5,049 −1.2%
1946 5,290 +4.8%
1954 5,390 +1.9%
1962 5,700 +5.8%
1968 5,893 +3.4%
1975 6,902 +17.1%
1982 7,178 +4.0%
1990 7,227 +0.7%
1999 7,212 −0.2%
2008 6,825 −5.4%

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