Quantilly

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Quantilly
Quantilly is located in France
Quantilly
Quantilly
Coordinates: 47°13′30″N 2°26′44″E / 47.225°N 2.4456°E / 47.225; 2.4456Coordinates: 47°13′30″N 2°26′44″E / 47.225°N 2.4456°E / 47.225; 2.4456
Country France
Region Centre
Department Cher
Arrondissement Bourges
Canton Saint-Martin-d'Auxigny
Intercommunality Terres Vives
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Béatrice Damade
Area
 • Land1 12.69 km2 (4.90 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 430
 • Population2 density 34/km2 (88/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 18189 / 18110
Elevation 161–286 m (528–938 ft)
(avg. 225 m or 738 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.

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

Geography[edit]

An area of vineyards, forestry and farming comprising the village and two hamlets situated some 10 miles (16 km) north of Bourges, at the junction of the D16, D208 and the D59 roads. The grapes for Menetou-Salon wine are grown here.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1962 400 —    
1968 401 +0.2%
1975 352 −12.2%
1982 346 −1.7%
1990 456 +31.8%
1999 442 −3.1%
2008 430 −2.7%

Sights[edit]

  • The church of St. Genou, dating from the eighteenth century.
  • The nineteenth-century chateau of Champgrand.
  • The eighteenth-century chateau of Quantilly.

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