Saint-Éloy-de-Gy

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Saint-Éloy-de-Gy
Saint-Éloy-de-Gy is located in France
Saint-Éloy-de-Gy
Saint-Éloy-de-Gy
Coordinates: 47°09′25″N 2°20′35″E / 47.1569°N 2.3431°E / 47.1569; 2.3431Coordinates: 47°09′25″N 2°20′35″E / 47.1569°N 2.3431°E / 47.1569; 2.3431
Country France
Region Centre
Department Cher
Arrondissement Bourges
Canton Saint-Martin-d'Auxigny
Intercommunality Terres Vives
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) André Bourgougnon
Area
 • Land1 31.2 km2 (12.0 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 1,530
 • Population2 density 49/km2 (130/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 18206 / 18110
Elevation 133–235 m (436–771 ft)
(avg. 150 m or 490 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.

Saint-Éloy-de-Gy is a commune in the Cher department in the Centre region of France.

Geography[edit]

An area of forestry and farming comprising two village and several hamlets situated some 5 miles (8.0 km) northwest of Bourges, at the junction of the D944 with the D160 and the D68 roads.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1962 972 —    
1968 1,028 +5.8%
1975 920 −10.5%
1982 1,071 +16.4%
1990 1,269 +18.5%
1999 1,382 +8.9%
2008 1,530 +10.7%

Sights[edit]

  • The church of St. Éloy, dating from the twelfth century.
  • The fifteenth-century chateau de Dame.

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