Trouy

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Trouy
The church in Trouy
The church in Trouy
Coat of arms of Trouy
Coat of arms
Trouy is located in France
Trouy
Trouy
Coordinates: 47°00′40″N 2°21′30″E / 47.0111°N 2.3583°E / 47.0111; 2.3583Coordinates: 47°00′40″N 2°21′30″E / 47.0111°N 2.3583°E / 47.0111; 2.3583
Country France
Region Centre-Val de Loire
Department Cher
Arrondissement Bourges
Canton Levet
Intercommunality Bourges Plus
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Valentin Ducrocq
Area1 23.19 km2 (8.95 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 3,836
 • Density 170/km2 (430/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 18267 / 18570
Elevation 133–174 m (436–571 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.

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

Geography[edit]

An area of farming and a little light industry, comprising the village, several hamlets and a suburb situated just 4 miles (6.4 km) south of Bourges city centre, at the junction of the D31, D73 and the D107 roads. The A71 autoroute passes through the commune along with the N144 and N142 roads.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 697 —    
1968 785 +12.6%
1975 2,132 +171.6%
1982 2,845 +33.4%
1990 2,877 +1.1%
1999 2,980 +3.6%
2008 3,836 +28.7%

Sights[edit]

  • The church of St. Pierre, dating from the twelfth century.

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