Tavant

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Tavant
The romanesque church of Saint Nicholas, in Tavant
The romanesque church of Saint Nicholas, in Tavant
Coat of arms of Tavant
Coat of arms
Tavant is located in France
Tavant
Tavant
Coordinates: 47°07′36″N 0°23′20″E / 47.1267°N 0.3889°E / 47.1267; 0.3889Coordinates: 47°07′36″N 0°23′20″E / 47.1267°N 0.3889°E / 47.1267; 0.3889
Country France
Region Centre-Val de Loire
Department Indre-et-Loire
Arrondissement Chinon
Canton L'Île-Bouchard
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Bernard Marché
Area1 5.22 km2 (2.02 sq mi)
Population (2009)2 256
 • Density 49/km2 (130/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 37255 / 37220
Elevation 28–82 m (92–269 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.

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

Population[edit]

The inhabitants are called Tavantais.

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 243 —    
1800 236 −2.9%
1806 233 −1.3%
1821 252 +8.2%
1831 300 +19.0%
1836 288 −4.0%
1841 261 −9.4%
1846 250 −4.2%
1851 254 +1.6%
1856 261 +2.8%
1861 240 −8.0%
1866 243 +1.2%
1872 250 +2.9%
1876 252 +0.8%
1881 246 −2.4%
1886 242 −1.6%
1891 245 +1.2%
1896 250 +2.0%
1901 219 −12.4%
1906 242 +10.5%
1911 255 +5.4%
1921 224 −12.2%
1926 236 +5.4%
1931 220 −6.8%
1936 194 −11.8%
1946 192 −1.0%
1954 197 +2.6%
1962 224 +13.7%
1968 202 −9.8%
1975 189 −6.4%
1982 218 +15.3%
1990 227 +4.1%
1999 238 +4.8%
2006 239 +0.4%
2009 256 +7.1%

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