Clion, Indre

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Clion
The Church of Sainte-Colombe in Clion, in 1900
The Church of Sainte-Colombe in Clion, in 1900
Location of Clion
Clion is located in France
Clion
Clion
Clion is located in Centre-Val de Loire
Clion
Clion
Coordinates: 46°56′32″N 1°14′00″E / 46.9422°N 1.2333°E / 46.9422; 1.2333Coordinates: 46°56′32″N 1°14′00″E / 46.9422°N 1.2333°E / 46.9422; 1.2333
CountryFrance
RegionCentre-Val de Loire
DepartmentIndre
ArrondissementChâteauroux
CantonBuzançais
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Williams Lauerière
Area
1
33.53 km2 (12.95 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
1,064
 • Density32/km2 (82/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
36055 /36700
Elevation86–153 m (282–502 ft)
(avg. 108 m or 354 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

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

It is situated 38 km or 24 miles northwest of Châteauroux, the nearest large city. The Indre and Ozance rivers flow through the commune.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1793 1,191—    
1800 1,035−13.1%
1806 1,340+29.5%
1821 1,481+10.5%
1831 1,482+0.1%
1836 1,602+8.1%
1841 1,651+3.1%
1846 1,713+3.8%
1851 1,789+4.4%
1856 1,867+4.4%
1861 1,854−0.7%
1866 1,940+4.6%
1872 1,907−1.7%
1876 1,913+0.3%
1881 1,953+2.1%
1886 1,986+1.7%
1891 1,917−3.5%
1896 1,968+2.7%
1901 1,915−2.7%
1906 1,973+3.0%
1911 1,957−0.8%
1921 1,804−7.8%
1926 1,694−6.1%
1931 1,649−2.7%
1936 1,670+1.3%
1946 1,676+0.4%
1954 1,749+4.4%
1962 1,671−4.5%
1968 1,561−6.6%
1975 1,448−7.2%
1982 1,387−4.2%
1990 1,243−10.4%
1999 1,155−7.1%
2009 1,123−2.8%

Residents are known as Clionnais.[2]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.
  2. ^ "Mairie de Clion, la Commune de Clion et son village (36700) (Indre)". Annuaire-Mairie. Retrieved 20 April 2018.