Courtenay, Loiret

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Courtenay
The town hall in Courtenay
The town hall in Courtenay
Coat of arms of Courtenay
Coat of arms
Location of Courtenay
Courtenay is located in France
Courtenay
Courtenay
Courtenay is located in Centre-Val de Loire
Courtenay
Courtenay
Coordinates: 48°02′23″N 3°03′22″E / 48.0397°N 3.0561°E / 48.0397; 3.0561Coordinates: 48°02′23″N 3°03′22″E / 48.0397°N 3.0561°E / 48.0397; 3.0561
CountryFrance
RegionCentre-Val de Loire
DepartmentLoiret
ArrondissementMontargis
CantonCourtenay
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Francis Tisserand
Area
1
50.13 km2 (19.36 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
4,154
 • Density83/km2 (210/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Curtinien
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
45115 /45320
Elevation137–186 m (449–610 ft)
Websitewww.courtenay45.fr
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Courtenay is a commune in the Loiret department in north-central France. Fortified by Athon, the first lord of Courtenay (Seigneur de Courtenay). The Noble house of Courtenay continued in France for many generations and eventually founded the Earls of Devon in England. It is the seat of the canton of Courtenay, which is part of the arrondissement of Montargis.[2]

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