Saint-Céols

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Saint-Céols
Saint-Céols is located in France
Saint-Céols
Saint-Céols
Coordinates: 47°13′22″N 2°37′50″E / 47.2228°N 2.6306°E / 47.2228; 2.6306Coordinates: 47°13′22″N 2°37′50″E / 47.2228°N 2.6306°E / 47.2228; 2.6306
Country France
Region Centre
Department Cher
Arrondissement Bourges
Canton Les Aix-d'Angillon
Intercommunality Hautes Terres en Haut Berry
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Vincent Fonsagrive
Area1 3.34 km2 (1.29 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 18
 • Density 5.4/km2 (14/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 18202 / 18220
Elevation 194–278 m (636–912 ft)
(avg. 208 m or 682 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-Céols is a commune in the Cher department in the Centre region of France.

Geography[edit]

A tiny farming village situated some 14 miles (23 km) northeast of Bourges, near the junction of the D955 with the D154 and D59 roads.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 38 —    
1968 42 +10.5%
1975 27 −35.7%
1982 22 −18.5%
1990 25 +13.6%
1999 32 +28.0%
2008 18 −43.8%

Sights[edit]

  • The church of St. Céols, dating from the thirteenth century.
  • The sixteenth-century chateau, with two dovecotes.

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