Uzay-le-Venon

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Uzay-le-Venon
Uzay-le-Venon is located in France
Uzay-le-Venon
Uzay-le-Venon
Coordinates: 46°48′46″N 2°27′45″E / 46.8128°N 2.4625°E / 46.8128; 2.4625Coordinates: 46°48′46″N 2°27′45″E / 46.8128°N 2.4625°E / 46.8128; 2.4625
Country France
Region Centre
Department Cher
Arrondissement Saint-Amand-Montrond
Canton Châteauneuf-sur-Cher
Intercommunality Portes du Boischaut
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Robert Bonillo
Area
 • Land1 34.6 km2 (13.4 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 403
 • Population2 density 12/km2 (30/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 18268 / 18190
Elevation 148–183 m (486–600 ft)
(avg. 180 m or 590 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.

Uzay-le-Venon is a commune in the Cher department in the Centre region of France.

Geography[edit]

An area of forestry and farming comprising the village and a couple of hamlets situated in the valley of the river Cher, about 16 miles (26 km) south of Bourges at the junction of the D37 with the D223 and on the D2144 road.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1962 321 —    
1968 416 +29.6%
1975 407 −2.2%
1982 357 −12.3%
1990 383 +7.3%
1999 395 +3.1%
2008 403 +2.0%

Sights[edit]

  • The church of St. Victor, dating from the fourteenth century.
  • Roman remains at Chalais.

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