Baugy, Cher

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Baugy
The church in Baugy
The church in Baugy
Coat of arms of Baugy
Coat of arms
Location of Baugy
Baugy is located in France
Baugy
Baugy
Baugy is located in Centre-Val de Loire
Baugy
Baugy
Coordinates: 47°04′56″N 2°43′42″E / 47.0822°N 2.7283°E / 47.0822; 2.7283Coordinates: 47°04′56″N 2°43′42″E / 47.0822°N 2.7283°E / 47.0822; 2.7283
CountryFrance
RegionCentre-Val de Loire
DepartmentCher
ArrondissementBourges
CantonAvord
IntercommunalityCC La Septaine
Area
1
47.78 km2 (18.45 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
1,520
 • Density32/km2 (82/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
18023 /18800
Elevation157–202 m (515–663 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Baugy is a commune in the Cher department in the Centre-Val de Loire region of central France. On 1 January 2019, the former communes Laverdines and Saligny-le-Vif were merged into Baugy.[2]

Geography[edit]

A farming village with a little light industry situated in the upper valley of the river Yèvre, some 13 miles (21 km) east of Bourges at the junction of the D10, D12, D43 and the D71 roads.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
19621,103—    
19681,116+1.2%
19751,106−0.9%
19821,144+3.4%
19901,159+1.3%
19991,146−1.1%
20081,321+15.3%

Sights[edit]

  • The church of St.Martin, dating from the twelfth century.
  • Vestiges of Roman occupation.
  • Ruins of a ninth-century castle.
  • A feudal motte at Montifaut.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.
  2. ^ Arrêté préfectoral 18 October 2018 (in French)

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