Poisieux

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Poisieux
Poisieux chevet eglise.JPG
Poisieux is located in France
Poisieux
Poisieux
Coordinates: 47°01′48″N 2°05′56″E / 47.03°N 2.0989°E / 47.03; 2.0989Coordinates: 47°01′48″N 2°05′56″E / 47.03°N 2.0989°E / 47.03; 2.0989
Country France
Region Centre
Department Cher
Arrondissement Bourges
Canton Chârost
Intercommunality Vals de Cher et d'Arnon
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jacques Ménigon
Area
 • Land1 10.3 km2 (4.0 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 209
 • Population2 density 20/km2 (53/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 18182 / 18290
Elevation 113–152 m (371–499 ft)
(avg. 145 m or 476 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.

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

It is a small farming village situated by the banks of the river Arnon. It borders with the department of Indre, some 14 miles (23 km) southwest of Bourges, at the junction of the D190 and the D18 roads.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1962 180 —    
1968 212 +17.8%
1975 210 −0.9%
1982 167 −20.5%
1990 155 −7.2%
1999 158 +1.9%
2008 209 +32.3%

Sights[edit]

  • The church, dating from the nineteenth century.
  • The chateau of Mazières.

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