Saint-Hilaire-de-Court

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Saint-Hilaire-de-Court
Saint-Hilaire-de-Court is located in France
Saint-Hilaire-de-Court
Saint-Hilaire-de-Court
Coordinates: 47°12′27″N 2°01′25″E / 47.2075°N 2.0236°E / 47.2075; 2.0236Coordinates: 47°12′27″N 2°01′25″E / 47.2075°N 2.0236°E / 47.2075; 2.0236
Country France
Region Centre
Department Cher
Arrondissement Vierzon
Canton Vierzon-2
Intercommunality Vallées vertes du Cher Ouest
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Claude Touzelat
Area
 • Land1 11.75 km2 (4.54 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 713
 • Population2 density 61/km2 (160/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 18214 / 18100
Elevation 93–146 m (305–479 ft)
(avg. 100 m or 330 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-Hilaire-de-Court is a commune in the Cher department in the Centre region of France.

Geography[edit]

An area of forestry and farming comprising the village and two hamlets situated in the Arnon river valley, about 2 miles (3.2 km) southwest of Vierzon at the junction of the D163, D90 and D320 roads. The A20 autoroute passes through the commune’s territory.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1962 260 —    
1968 265 +1.9%
1975 308 +16.2%
1982 668 +116.9%
1990 794 +18.9%
1999 735 −7.4%
2008 713 −3.0%

Sights[edit]

  • The chapel, dating from the fifteenth century.
  • The chateau of La Beuvrière, dating from the sixteenth century.

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