Fortan

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Fortan
Commune
Coat of arms of Fortan
Coat of arms
Fortan is located in France
Fortan
Fortan
Location within Centre-Val de Loire region
Fortan is located in Centre-Val de Loire
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 Le Perche
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
YearPop.±%
1793332—    
1806320−3.6%
1821327+2.2%
1831337+3.1%
1841344+2.1%
1851348+1.2%
1861325−6.6%
1872317−2.5%
1881332+4.7%
1891350+5.4%
1901319−8.9%
1911348+9.1%
1921324−6.9%
1931318−1.9%
1946289−9.1%
1954283−2.1%
1962259−8.5%
1968241−6.9%
1975163−32.4%
1982174+6.7%
1990155−10.9%
1999183+18.1%
2008260+42.1%
2013283+8.8%

See also[edit]

References[edit]