Fourilles

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Fourilles
The railway station in Fourilles, in the early 20th century
The railway station in Fourilles, in the early 20th century
Coat of arms of Fourilles
Coat of arms
Fourilles is located in France
Fourilles
Fourilles
Coordinates: 46°14′33″N 3°11′45″E / 46.2425°N 3.1958°E / 46.2425; 3.1958Coordinates: 46°14′33″N 3°11′45″E / 46.2425°N 3.1958°E / 46.2425; 3.1958
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Allier
Arrondissement Moulins
Canton Gannat
Intercommunality Pays Saint-Pourcinois
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Andrée Bucharles[1]
Area1 6.98 km2 (2.69 sq mi)
Population (2012)2 206
 • Density 30/km2 (76/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 03116 /03140
Elevation 252–330 m (827–1,083 ft)
(avg. 260 m or 850 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.

Fourilles is a commune in the Allier department in central France.

Geography[edit]

The river Bouble flows northeast through the northern part of the commune.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 251 —    
1968 264 +5.2%
1975 237 −10.2%
1982 198 −16.5%
1990 194 −2.0%
1999 188 −3.1%
2008 207 +10.1%
2012 206 −0.5%
Source: INSEE

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Liste nominative des communes de l'Allier (avec maire, arrondissement et canton)" [Nominative list of communes of Allier (with mayor, arrondissement and canton)] (PDF). Association of Mayors and Presidents of Communities of Allier (in French). 1 April 2015. Archived from the original (PDF) on 18 May 2015. Retrieved 1 August 2015.