Montchevrier

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Montchevrier
Eglise 3 Montchevrier.jpg
Montchevrier is located in France
Montchevrier
Montchevrier
Coordinates: 46°28′53″N 1°44′36″E / 46.4814°N 1.7433°E / 46.4814; 1.7433Coordinates: 46°28′53″N 1°44′36″E / 46.4814°N 1.7433°E / 46.4814; 1.7433
Country France
Region Centre
Department Indre
Arrondissement La Châtre
Canton Aigurande
Intercommunality Marche berrichonne
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Marc Hemery
Area
 • Land1 34.7 km2 (13.4 sq mi)
Population (2009)
 • Population2 506
 • Population2 density 15/km2 (38/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 36126 / 36140
Elevation 230–397 m (755–1,302 ft)
(avg. 366 m or 1,201 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.

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

Geography[edit]

The commune is traversed by the river Bouzanne.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 920 —    
1800 818 −11.1%
1806 883 +7.9%
1821 1,019 +15.4%
1831 1,123 +10.2%
1836 1,242 +10.6%
1841 1,225 −1.4%
1846 1,247 +1.8%
1851 1,340 +7.5%
1856 1,350 +0.7%
1861 1,302 −3.6%
1866 1,293 −0.7%
1872 1,216 −6.0%
1876 1,238 +1.8%
1881 1,272 +2.7%
1886 1,384 +8.8%
1891 1,439 +4.0%
1896 1,412 −1.9%
1901 1,380 −2.3%
1906 1,418 +2.8%
1911 1,395 −1.6%
1921 1,236 −11.4%
1926 1,239 +0.2%
1931 1,226 −1.0%
1936 1,226 +0.0%
1946 1,158 −5.5%
1954 1,146 −1.0%
1962 1,082 −5.6%
1968 987 −8.8%
1975 836 −15.3%
1982 760 −9.1%
1990 631 −17.0%
1999 537 −14.9%
2009 506 −5.8%

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