Morlac

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Morlac
Morlac is located in France
Morlac
Morlac
Coordinates: 46°43′11″N 2°18′33″E / 46.7197°N 2.3092°E / 46.7197; 2.3092Coordinates: 46°43′11″N 2°18′33″E / 46.7197°N 2.3092°E / 46.7197; 2.3092
Country France
Region Centre
Department Cher
Arrondissement Saint-Amand-Montrond
Canton Le Châtelet
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Dominique Dubreuil
Area
 • Land1 32.38 km2 (12.50 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 342
 • Population2 density 11/km2 (27/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 18153 / 18170
Elevation 165–237 m (541–778 ft)
(avg. 229 m or 751 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.

Morlac is a commune in the Cher department in the Centre region of France.

Geography[edit]

An area of forestry and farming comprising the village and a few hamlets, situated some 25 miles (40 km) south of Bourges, at the junction of the D3 with the D925, D70 and D220 roads. The river Arnon flows through the southern part of the commune.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 409 —    
1968 477 +16.6%
1975 387 −18.9%
1982 314 −18.9%
1990 311 −1.0%
1999 334 +7.4%
2008 342 +2.4%

Sights[edit]

  • The church of St. Martin, dating from the twelfth century
  • Traces of a medieval abbey.
  • The chateau Gaillard.
  • A watermill.

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