Fortan

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Fortan
Coat of arms of Fortan
Coat of arms
Fortan is located in France
Fortan
Fortan
Coordinates: 47°50′46″N 0°55′01″E / 47.8461°N 0.9169°E / 47.8461; 0.9169Coordinates: 47°50′46″N 0°55′01″E / 47.8461°N 0.9169°E / 47.8461; 0.9169
Country France
Region Centre-Val de Loire
Department Loir-et-Cher
Arrondissement Vendôme
Canton Savigny-sur-Braye
Intercommunality Coteaux de la Braye
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Philippe Laligant
Area1 5.98 km2 (2.31 sq mi)
Population (2013)2 283
 • Density 47/km2 (120/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 41090 /41360
Elevation 95–147 m (312–482 ft)
(avg. 116 m or 381 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.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 332 —    
1806 320 −3.6%
1821 327 +2.2%
1831 337 +3.1%
1841 344 +2.1%
1851 348 +1.2%
1861 325 −6.6%
1872 317 −2.5%
1881 332 +4.7%
1891 350 +5.4%
1901 319 −8.9%
1911 348 +9.1%
1921 324 −6.9%
1931 318 −1.9%
1946 289 −9.1%
1954 283 −2.1%
1962 259 −8.5%
1968 241 −6.9%
1975 163 −32.4%
1982 174 +6.7%
1990 155 −10.9%
1999 183 +18.1%
2008 260 +42.1%
2013 283 +8.8%

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