Buzançais

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Buzançais
Town hall
Town hall
Coat of arms of Buzançais
Coat of arms
Location of Buzançais
Buzançais is located in France
Buzançais
Buzançais
Buzançais is located in Centre-Val de Loire
Buzançais
Buzançais
Coordinates: 46°53′27″N 1°25′24″E / 46.8908°N 1.4233°E / 46.8908; 1.4233Coordinates: 46°53′27″N 1°25′24″E / 46.8908°N 1.4233°E / 46.8908; 1.4233
CountryFrance
RegionCentre-Val de Loire
DepartmentIndre
ArrondissementChâteauroux
CantonBuzançais
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Régis Blanchet (PR)
Area
1
58.64 km2 (22.64 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
4,553
 • Density78/km2 (200/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
36031 /36500
Elevation102–155 m (335–509 ft)
(avg. 112 m or 367 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Buzançais is a commune in the Indre department in central France.

It is situated 22 km (14 mi) northwest of Châteauroux, the nearest large city and is near the Brenne regional nature preserve. The Indre river flows through the commune.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1793 3,199—    
1800 3,199+0.0%
1806 3,578+11.8%
1821 4,218+17.9%
1831 4,416+4.7%
1836 4,587+3.9%
1841 4,430−3.4%
1846 4,857+9.6%
1851 4,979+2.5%
1856 5,050+1.4%
1861 5,016−0.7%
1866 5,145+2.6%
1872 4,986−3.1%
1876 5,109+2.5%
1881 5,189+1.6%
1886 5,149−0.8%
1891 5,027−2.4%
1896 4,916−2.2%
1901 4,871−0.9%
1906 4,843−0.6%
1911 4,638−4.2%
1921 4,243−8.5%
1926 4,349+2.5%
1931 4,137−4.9%
1936 4,134−0.1%
1946 4,511+9.1%
1954 4,585+1.6%
1962 4,783+4.3%
1968 5,140+7.5%
1975 5,214+1.4%
1982 4,972−4.6%
1990 4,749−4.5%
1999 4,576−3.6%
2009 4,501−1.6%

Residents are known as Buzancéens.[2]

Notable people[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.
  2. ^ http://www.annuaire-mairie.fr/ville-buzancais.html

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