Apremont-sur-Allier

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Apremont-sur-Allier
Château d'Apremont-sur-Allier
Location of Apremont-sur-Allier
Apremont-sur-Allier is located in France
Apremont-sur-Allier
Apremont-sur-Allier
Apremont-sur-Allier is located in Centre-Val de Loire
Apremont-sur-Allier
Apremont-sur-Allier
Coordinates: 46°54′22″N 3°02′53″E / 46.906°N 3.048°E / 46.906; 3.048Coordinates: 46°54′22″N 3°02′53″E / 46.906°N 3.048°E / 46.906; 3.048
CountryFrance
RegionCentre-Val de Loire
DepartmentCher
ArrondissementSaint-Amand-Montrond
CantonLa Guerche-sur-l'Aubois
IntercommunalityPortes du Berry, entre Loire et Val d'Aubois
Government
 • Mayor (2020–2026) Nathalie de Bartillat[1]
Area
1
30.69 km2 (11.85 sq mi)
Population
 (Jan. 2019)[2]
70
 • Density2.3/km2 (5.9/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
18007 /18150
Elevation168–226 m (551–741 ft)
(avg. 197 m or 646 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Apremont-sur-Allier (French pronunciation: ​[apʁəmɔ̃ syʁ alje], literally Apremont on Allier) is a commune in the Cher department in the Centre-Val de Loire region of France.

Geography[edit]

An area of forestry and farming comprising a small village and two hamlets situated by the west bank of the river Allier, some 35 miles (56 km) southeast of Bourges at the junction of the D100 with the D76 and D45 roads. The river forms the boundary between the commune and the department of Nièvre.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±% p.a.
1968 180—    
1975 144−3.14%
1982 106−4.28%
1990 83−3.01%
1999 87+0.52%
2007 77−1.51%
2012 72−1.33%
2017 71−0.28%
Source: INSEE[3]

Sights[edit]

The Turkish pavilion in the gardens at Apremont
  • The church, dating from the 13th century.
  • The castle, dating from the 12th century and the surrounding "Parc Floral" gardens.
  • A museum, in the stables of the castle.

The village is a member of the Les Plus Beaux Villages de France ("The most beautiful villages of France") association.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Répertoire national des élus: les maires". data.gouv.fr, Plateforme ouverte des données publiques françaises (in French). 2 December 2020.
  2. ^ "Populations légales 2019". The National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies. 29 December 2021.
  3. ^ Population en historique depuis 1968, INSEE

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