Charnizay

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Charnizay
Town hall
Town hall
Location of Charnizay
Charnizay is located in France
Charnizay
Charnizay
Charnizay is located in Centre-Val de Loire
Charnizay
Charnizay
Coordinates: 46°54′51″N 0°59′13″E / 46.9142°N 0.9869°E / 46.9142; 0.9869Coordinates: 46°54′51″N 0°59′13″E / 46.9142°N 0.9869°E / 46.9142; 0.9869
CountryFrance
RegionCentre-Val de Loire
DepartmentIndre-et-Loire
ArrondissementLoches
CantonDescartes
IntercommunalityCC Loches Sud Touraine
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Claude Villeret
Area
1
51.71 km2 (19.97 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
521
 • Density10/km2 (26/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
37061 /37290
Elevation84–147 m (276–482 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Charnizay is a commune in the Indre-et-Loire department in central France.

History[edit]

In 1794, Charnizay annexed the commune of Saint Michel des Landes.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
19361,004—    
19461,023+1.9%
19541,005−1.8%
1962930−7.5%
1968876−5.8%
1975738−15.8%
1982615−16.7%
1990557−9.4%
1999523−6.1%
2006489−6.5%
2009490+0.2%

Sights[edit]

  • Dolmen le Palet de Gargantua , near the hamlet of Les Champs de l'Ormeau

Personalities[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.