Chazelet

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Chazelet
Commune
The Church of Saint-Jean-Baptiste, in Chazelet
Chazelet is located in France
Chazelet
Chazelet
Coordinates: 46°30′33″N 1°26′34″E / 46.5092°N 1.4428°E / 46.5092; 1.4428Coordinates: 46°30′33″N 1°26′34″E / 46.5092°N 1.4428°E / 46.5092; 1.4428
Country France
Region Centre-Val de Loire
Department Indre
Arrondissement Le Blanc
Canton Saint-Benoît-du-Sault
Intercommunality Brenne Val de Creuse
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Pierre Morizet
Area1 11.73 km2 (4.53 sq mi)
Population (2009)2 118
 • Density 10/km2 (26/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 36049 /36170
Elevation 141–237 m (463–778 ft)
(avg. 215 m or 705 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.

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

Geography[edit]

The commune is located in the parc naturel régional de la Brenne.

The river Abloux flows west through the southern part of the commune.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 500 —    
1800 402 −19.6%
1806 411 +2.2%
1821 521 +26.8%
1831 480 −7.9%
1836 507 +5.6%
1841 501 −1.2%
1846 516 +3.0%
1851 527 +2.1%
1856 519 −1.5%
1861 545 +5.0%
1866 527 −3.3%
1872 493 −6.5%
1876 449 −8.9%
1881 506 +12.7%
1886 475 −6.1%
1891 458 −3.6%
1896 425 −7.2%
1901 472 +11.1%
1906 439 −7.0%
1911 444 +1.1%
1921 369 −16.9%
1926 316 −14.4%
1931 287 −9.2%
1936 281 −2.1%
1946 269 −4.3%
1954 227 −15.6%
1962 235 +3.5%
1968 189 −19.6%
1975 196 +3.7%
1982 150 −23.5%
1990 132 −12.0%
1999 146 +10.6%
2009 118 −19.2%

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