Sonzay

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Sonzay
Chateau of la Motte
Chateau of la Motte
Coat of arms of Sonzay
Coat of arms
Sonzay is located in France
Sonzay
Sonzay
Coordinates: 47°31′41″N 0°27′47″E / 47.5281°N 0.4631°E / 47.5281; 0.4631Coordinates: 47°31′41″N 0°27′47″E / 47.5281°N 0.4631°E / 47.5281; 0.4631
Country France
Region Centre
Department Indre-et-Loire
Arrondissement Tours
Canton Neuillé-Pont-Pierre
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Michel Simier
Area
 • Land1 48.34 km2 (18.66 sq mi)
Population (2009)
 • Population2 1,298
 • Population2 density 27/km2 (70/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 37249 / 37360
Elevation 78–139 m (256–456 ft)
(avg. 106 m or 348 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.

Sonzay is a commune in the Indre-et-Loire department in central France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1793 1,209 —    
1800 1,200 −0.7%
1806 1,556 +29.7%
1821 1,396 −10.3%
1831 1,443 +3.4%
1836 1,381 −4.3%
1841 1,309 −5.2%
1846 1,333 +1.8%
1851 1,403 +5.3%
1856 1,375 −2.0%
1861 1,432 +4.1%
1866 1,435 +0.2%
1872 1,393 −2.9%
1876 1,353 −2.9%
1881 1,407 +4.0%
1886 1,435 +2.0%
1891 1,373 −4.3%
1896 1,397 +1.7%
1901 1,352 −3.2%
1906 1,337 −1.1%
1911 1,314 −1.7%
1921 1,245 −5.3%
1926 1,169 −6.1%
1931 1,085 −7.2%
1936 1,045 −3.7%
1946 1,147 +9.8%
1954 1,035 −9.8%
1962 1,018 −1.6%
1968 1,005 −1.3%
1975 967 −3.8%
1982 935 −3.3%
1990 1,085 +16.0%
1999 1,120 +3.2%
2006 1,233 +10.1%
2009 1,298 +5.3%

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