Contres, Loir-et-Cher

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Contres
Church of Saint-Cyr and Sainte-Julitte
Church of Saint-Cyr and Sainte-Julitte
Coat of arms of Contres
Coat of arms
Contres is located in France
Contres
Contres
Coordinates: 47°25′11″N 1°25′43″E / 47.4197°N 1.4286°E / 47.4197; 1.4286Coordinates: 47°25′11″N 1°25′43″E / 47.4197°N 1.4286°E / 47.4197; 1.4286
Country France
Region Centre-Val de Loire
Department Loir-et-Cher
Arrondissement Blois
Canton Contres
Intercommunality Controis
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Jean Luc Brault
Area1 36.09 km2 (13.93 sq mi)
Population (2013)2 3,530
 • Density 98/km2 (250/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 41059 /41700
Elevation 94–129 m (308–423 ft)
(avg. 100 m or 330 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.

Contres is a commune in the Loir-et-Cher department of central France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 1,317 —    
1806 1,202 −8.7%
1821 1,571 +30.7%
1831 1,755 +11.7%
1841 2,166 +23.4%
1851 2,575 +18.9%
1861 2,601 +1.0%
1872 2,553 −1.8%
1881 2,493 −2.4%
1891 2,591 +3.9%
1901 2,649 +2.2%
1911 2,543 −4.0%
1921 2,421 −4.8%
1931 2,452 +1.3%
1946 2,702 +10.2%
1954 2,551 −5.6%
1962 2,775 +8.8%
1968 2,828 +1.9%
1975 2,811 −0.6%
1982 2,923 +4.0%
1990 2,979 +1.9%
1999 3,268 +9.7%
2008 3,407 +4.3%
2013 3,530 +3.6%

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