Chappes, Allier

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Chappes
The church in Chappes
The church in Chappes
Chappes is located in France
Chappes
Chappes
Coordinates: 46°23′19″N 2°55′38″E / 46.3886°N 2.9272°E / 46.3886; 2.9272Coordinates: 46°23′19″N 2°55′38″E / 46.3886°N 2.9272°E / 46.3886; 2.9272
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Allier
Arrondissement Montluçon
Canton Commentry
Intercommunality Région de Montmarault
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Elisabeth Blanchet[1]
Area1 18.6 km2 (7.2 sq mi)
Population (2012)2 204
 • Density 11/km2 (28/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 03058 /03390
Elevation 290–436 m (951–1,430 ft)
(avg. 410 m or 1,350 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.

Chappes is a commune in the Allier department in central France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 308 —    
1968 352 +14.3%
1975 307 −12.8%
1982 240 −21.8%
1990 219 −8.8%
1999 221 +0.9%
2008 203 −8.1%
2012 204 +0.5%

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Liste nominative des communes de l'Allier (avec maire, arrondissement et canton)" [Nominative list of communes of Allier (with mayor, arrondissement and canton)] (PDF). Association of Mayors and Presidents of Communities of Allier. 1 April 2015. Archived from the original (PDF) on 18 May 2015. Retrieved 22 June 2015.