Saint-Benoît-la-Forêt

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Saint-Benoît-la-Forêt
Former Benedectine abbey
Former Benedectine abbey
Saint-Benoît-la-Forêt is located in France
Saint-Benoît-la-Forêt
Saint-Benoît-la-Forêt
Coordinates: 47°13′18″N 0°19′23″E / 47.2217°N 0.3231°E / 47.2217; 0.3231Coordinates: 47°13′18″N 0°19′23″E / 47.2217°N 0.3231°E / 47.2217; 0.3231
Country France
Region Centre
Department Indre-et-Loire
Arrondissement Chinon
Canton Azay-le-Rideau
Intercommunality Rivière-Chinon-Saint-Benoît-la-Forêt
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Didier Guilbault
Area
 • Land1 35.25 km2 (13.61 sq mi)
Population (2009)
 • Population2 862
 • Population2 density 24/km2 (63/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 37210 / 37500
Elevation 50–119 m (164–390 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-Benoît-la-Forêt is a commune in the Indre-et-Loire department in central France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1793 482 —    
1800 490 +1.7%
1806 581 +18.6%
1821 535 −7.9%
1831 534 −0.2%
1836 537 +0.6%
1841 577 +7.4%
1846 552 −4.3%
1851 555 +0.5%
1856 518 −6.7%
1861 520 +0.4%
1866 488 −6.2%
1872 483 −1.0%
1876 467 −3.3%
1881 473 +1.3%
1886 466 −1.5%
1891 425 −8.8%
1896 449 +5.6%
1901 454 +1.1%
1906 503 +10.8%
1911 455 −9.5%
1921 374 −17.8%
1926 360 −3.7%
1931 322 −10.6%
1936 285 −11.5%
1946 326 +14.4%
1954 370 +13.5%
1962 376 +1.6%
1968 334 −11.2%
1975 1,335 +299.7%
1982 1,177 −11.8%
1990 946 −19.6%
1999 766 −19.0%
2006 805 +5.1%
2009 862 +7.1%

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