Santranges

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Santranges
Santranges église.jpg
Santranges is located in France
Santranges
Santranges
Coordinates: 47°29′56″N 2°46′22″E / 47.4989°N 2.7728°E / 47.4989; 2.7728Coordinates: 47°29′56″N 2°46′22″E / 47.4989°N 2.7728°E / 47.4989; 2.7728
Country France
Region Centre
Department Cher
Arrondissement Bourges
Canton Léré
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Francis Trochet
Area
 • Land1 24.31 km2 (9.39 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 432
 • Population2 density 18/km2 (46/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 18243 / 18240
Elevation 174–269 m (571–883 ft)
(avg. 205 m or 673 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.

Santranges is a commune in the Cher department in the Centre region of France.

Geography[edit]

A large farming area comprising the village and several hamlets situated in the valleys of the rivers Avenelle and Notre-Heure, about 32 miles (51 km) northeast of Bourges, at the junction of the D926, D82 and the D54 roads. The commune borders the department of Loiret.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 442 —    
1968 514 +16.3%
1975 472 −8.2%
1982 420 −11.0%
1990 390 −7.1%
1999 369 −5.4%
2008 432 +17.1%

Sights[edit]

  • The church of Notre-Dame, dating from the twelfth century.

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