Saint-Cyr-en-Val

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Saint-Cyr-en-Val
Château de la Motte
Château de la Motte
Saint-Cyr-en-Val is located in France
Saint-Cyr-en-Val
Saint-Cyr-en-Val
Coordinates: 47°49′51″N 1°58′13″E / 47.8308°N 1.9703°E / 47.8308; 1.9703Coordinates: 47°49′51″N 1°58′13″E / 47.8308°N 1.9703°E / 47.8308; 1.9703
Country France
Region Centre
Department Loiret
Arrondissement Orléans
Canton Saint-Jean-le-Blanc
Intercommunality Orléans Val de Loire
Government
 • Mayor (2005–2008) Christian Braux
Area1 44.23 km2 (17.08 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 3,251
 • Density 74/km2 (190/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 45272 / 45590
Elevation 92–126 m (302–413 ft)
(avg. 116 m or 381 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-Cyr-en-Val is a commune in the Loiret department in north-central France.

Demographics[edit]

Historical population of Saint-Cyr-en-Val
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999
Population 872 1,142 1,555 2,373 2,883 3,251
From the year 1962 on: No double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.

History[edit]

  • A religious community of canons took place in this city in 1002.
  • Jeanne of Arc came in this city on April 29, 1429.

Twin town[edit]

Saint-Cyr-en-Val is twinned with Germany Bliesen, Germany

Economy[edit]

Around 80 companies are located in the industrial estate "La Sausaye".

Places to see[edit]

  • Château de la Motte (La Motte Castle)
  • Château de Morchêne and its forest
Château de Morchêne
  • Saint Sulpice Church
Église Saint Sulpice

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