Thiron-Gardais

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Thiron-Gardais
Abbey of the Holy Trinity
Abbey of the Holy Trinity
Coat of arms of Thiron-Gardais
Coat of arms
Thiron-Gardais is located in France
Thiron-Gardais
Thiron-Gardais
Coordinates: 48°18′41″N 0°59′44″E / 48.3114°N 0.9956°E / 48.3114; 0.9956Coordinates: 48°18′41″N 0°59′44″E / 48.3114°N 0.9956°E / 48.3114; 0.9956
Country France
Region Centre-Val de Loire
Department Eure-et-Loir
Arrondissement Nogent-le-Rotrou
Canton Thiron-Gardais
Intercommunality Perche thironnais
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Victor Provôt
Area1 13.46 km2 (5.20 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 1,098
 • Density 82/km2 (210/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 28387 / 28480
Elevation 200–279 m (656–915 ft)
(avg. 238 m or 781 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.

Thiron Gardais is a commune in the Eure-et-Loir department in northern France. The Tiron Abbey is located in the commune.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 571 —    
1968 616 +7.9%
1975 854 +38.6%
1982 1,019 +19.3%
1990 1,171 +14.9%
1999 1,121 −4.3%
2008 1,098 −2.1%

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