Raymond, Cher

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Raymond
Raymond is located in France
Raymond
Raymond
Coordinates: 46°58′19″N 2°41′13″E / 46.9719°N 2.6869°E / 46.9719; 2.6869Coordinates: 46°58′19″N 2°41′13″E / 46.9719°N 2.6869°E / 46.9719; 2.6869
Country France
Region Centre
Department Cher
Arrondissement Saint-Amand-Montrond
Canton Dun-sur-Auron
Intercommunality Le Dunois
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) René Rasle
Area
 • Land1 9.24 km2 (3.57 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 205
 • Population2 density 22/km2 (57/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 18191 / 18130
Elevation 177–200 m (581–656 ft)
(avg. 184 m or 604 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.

Raymond is a commune in the Cher department in the Centre region of France. Its inhabitants are known as Raymondois.

Geography[edit]

A farming area comprising the village and two hamlets situated on the banks of the small river Bertoire, about 18 miles (29 km) southeast of Bourges, at the junction of the D10 with the D15 and D91 roads.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1962 167 —    
1968 199 +19.2%
1975 173 −13.1%
1982 177 +2.3%
1990 162 −8.5%
1999 156 −3.7%
2008 205 +31.4%

Sights[edit]

  • The romanesque church of St. Loup, rebuilt in the nineteenth century.

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