Saint-Cyr-sur-Loire

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Saint-Cyr-sur-Loire
Church of Sainte Julitte
Church of Sainte Julitte
Coat of arms of Saint-Cyr-sur-Loire
Coat of arms
Saint-Cyr-sur-Loire is located in France
Saint-Cyr-sur-Loire
Saint-Cyr-sur-Loire
Coordinates: 47°23′56″N 0°40′02″E / 47.399015°N 0.667328°E / 47.399015; 0.667328Coordinates: 47°23′56″N 0°40′02″E / 47.399015°N 0.667328°E / 47.399015; 0.667328
Country France
Region Centre
Department Indre-et-Loire
Arrondissement Tours
Canton Saint-Cyr-sur-Loire
Intercommunality Tours
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Philippe Briand
Area
 • Land1 13.5 km2 (5.2 sq mi)
Population (2009)
 • Population2 15,930
 • Population2 density 1,200/km2 (3,100/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 37214 / 37540
Elevation 45–101 m (148–331 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-sur-Loire is a commune in the department of Indre-et-Loire in central France.

It is located northwest of Tours on the other side of the Loire. It is the third largest city in the Indre-et-Loire department, behind only Tours and Joué-lès-Tours.

Personalities[edit]

Education[edit]

The Lycée Konan de Touraine-France, a Japanese international school,[1] operated in the commune from 1991 to 2013.[2]

International relations[edit]

Twin towns — Sister cities[edit]

Saint-Cyr-sur-Loire is twinned with:

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1793 1,500 —    
1800 1,295 −13.7%
1806 1,118 −13.7%
1821 1,329 +18.9%
1831 1,434 +7.9%
1836 1,484 +3.5%
1841 1,620 +9.2%
1846 1,862 +14.9%
1851 1,848 −0.8%
1856 2,113 +14.3%
1861 1,883 −10.9%
1866 1,984 +5.4%
1872 1,933 −2.6%
1876 2,220 +14.8%
1881 2,384 +7.4%
1886 2,436 +2.2%
1891 2,419 −0.7%
1896 2,539 +5.0%
1901 2,648 +4.3%
1906 2,699 +1.9%
1911 2,740 +1.5%
1921 2,939 +7.3%
1926 3,114 +6.0%
1931 3,593 +15.4%
1936 4,418 +23.0%
1946 5,652 +27.9%
1954 6,974 +23.4%
1962 9,547 +36.9%
1968 11,211 +17.4%
1975 12,478 +11.3%
1982 14,413 +15.5%
1990 15,161 +5.2%
1999 16,100 +6.2%
2006 16,366 +1.7%
2009 15,930 −2.7%

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Home page. Lycée Konan de Touraine-France. Retrieved on 2 January 2014. "57-63 Rue de la Gaudiniere 37540 Saint-Cyr-sur-Loire, France"
  2. ^ Denis, Pascal. "Lycée Konan : la fin d'un " rêve "." La Nouvelle République du Centre-Ouest. 25 October 2012. Retrieved on 2 January 2014. Archived January 3, 2014 at the Wayback Machine
  3. ^ "Home". newarktwinning.co.uk. 2009. Archived from the original on 2013-05-23. Retrieved 29 August 2011.