Pont-de-Ruan

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Pont-de-Ruan
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Pont-de-Ruan is located in France
Pont-de-Ruan
Pont-de-Ruan
Coordinates: 47°15′41″N 0°34′36″E / 47.2614°N 0.5767°E / 47.2614; 0.5767Coordinates: 47°15′41″N 0°34′36″E / 47.2614°N 0.5767°E / 47.2614; 0.5767
Country France
Region Centre
Department Indre-et-Loire
Arrondissement Tours
Canton Montbazon
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Michelle Duvault
Area
 • Land1 5.74 km2 (2.22 sq mi)
Population (2009)
 • Population2 838
 • Population2 density 150/km2 (380/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 37186 / 37260
Elevation 46–94 m (151–308 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.

Pont-de-Ruan is a commune in the Indre-et-Loire department in central France.

It is known for picturesque water mills and goat cheese, and Balzac champions its beauty in The Lily of the Valley.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1793 242 —    
1800 272 +12.4%
1806 223 −18.0%
1821 274 +22.9%
1831 268 −2.2%
1836 256 −4.5%
1841 277 +8.2%
1846 258 −6.9%
1851 270 +4.7%
1856 283 +4.8%
1861 278 −1.8%
1866 283 +1.8%
1872 275 −2.8%
1876 310 +12.7%
1881 309 −0.3%
1886 318 +2.9%
1891 305 −4.1%
1896 303 −0.7%
1901 322 +6.3%
1906 285 −11.5%
1911 275 −3.5%
1921 270 −1.8%
1926 284 +5.2%
1931 288 +1.4%
1936 262 −9.0%
1946 273 +4.2%
1954 272 −0.4%
1962 302 +11.0%
1968 308 +2.0%
1975 425 +38.0%
1982 510 +20.0%
1990 536 +5.1%
1999 593 +10.6%
2006 772 +30.2%
2009 838 +8.5%

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