Houx

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Houx
Houx village photo.jpg
Coat of arms of Houx
Coat of arms
Houx is located in France
Houx
Houx
Coordinates: 48°33′58″N 1°37′12″E / 48.5661°N 1.62°E / 48.5661; 1.62Coordinates: 48°33′58″N 1°37′12″E / 48.5661°N 1.62°E / 48.5661; 1.62
Country France
Region Centre-Val de Loire
Department Eure-et-Loir
Arrondissement Chartres
Canton Maintenon
Intercommunality Terrasses et Vallées de Maintenon
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-François Pichery
Area1 6.24 km2 (2.41 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 797
 • Density 130/km2 (330/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 28195 /28130
Elevation 102–142 m (335–466 ft)
Website http://www.houx.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.

Houx is a commune in the Eure-et-Loir department in northern France, located 79 km from Paris and 20 km from Chartres.

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Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 213 —    
1968 240 +12.7%
1975 260 +8.3%
1982 303 +16.5%
1990 428 +41.3%
1999 653 +52.6%
2008 797 +22.1%

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