Nohant-en-Goût

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Nohant-en-Goût
Nohant-en-Goût is located in France
Nohant-en-Goût
Nohant-en-Goût
Coordinates: 47°06′00″N 2°34′16″E / 47.1°N 2.5711°E / 47.1; 2.5711Coordinates: 47°06′00″N 2°34′16″E / 47.1°N 2.5711°E / 47.1; 2.5711
Country France
Region Centre
Department Cher
Arrondissement Bourges
Canton Baugy
Intercommunality La Septaine
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Véronique Bréchard
Area
 • Land1 24.79 km2 (9.57 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 552
 • Population2 density 22/km2 (58/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 18166 / 18390
Elevation 134–179 m (440–587 ft)
(avg. 166 m or 545 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.

Nohant-en-Goût is a commune in the Cher department in the Centre region of France.

Geography[edit]

A farming area comprising the village and a couple of hamlets situated by the banks of the river Tripande, some 8 miles (13 km) east of Bourges, at the junction of the N151 with the N98 and the D186 roads.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1962 240 —    
1968 244 +1.7%
1975 277 +13.5%
1982 374 +35.0%
1990 372 −0.5%
1999 429 +15.3%
2008 552 +28.7%

Sights[edit]

  • The church of St. Blaise and the war memorial.
  • Vestiges of an old church, dating from the twelfth century.
  • The fifteenth-century chateau du Préau.
  • Traces of an old castle at La Motte.

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