Darvoy

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Darvoy
The church and war memorial in Darvoy
The church and war memorial in Darvoy
Coat of arms of Darvoy
Coat of arms
Location of Darvoy
Darvoy is located in France
Darvoy
Darvoy
Darvoy is located in Centre-Val de Loire
Darvoy
Darvoy
Coordinates: 47°51′29″N 2°06′00″E / 47.8581°N 2.1°E / 47.8581; 2.1Coordinates: 47°51′29″N 2°06′00″E / 47.8581°N 2.1°E / 47.8581; 2.1
CountryFrance
RegionCentre-Val de Loire
DepartmentLoiret
ArrondissementOrléans
CantonChâteauneuf-sur-Loire
IntercommunalityCommunauté de communes des Loges
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2.14) Philippe Lodenet
Area
1
8.58 km2 (3.31 sq mi)
Population
(2006)2
1,834
 • Density210/km2 (550/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Darvoisiens
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
45123 /45150
Elevation98–103 m (322–338 ft)
Websitehttp://www.darvoy.fr/
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.

Darvoy is a commune in the Loiret department in north-central France.

Etymology[edit]

Darvoy likely comes from the Celtic Der or Dervos (oak), or Dervetum (oak).[1]

Geography[edit]

Darvoy is in the Loire Valley, 17 km east of Orléans, 2 km south-west of Jargeau, and 122 km south of Paris.[2] Darvoy is part of the Central Region and is part of the Jargeau canton. Darvoy is 101 meters above sea level.

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