Jalognes

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Jalognes
Location of Jalognes
Jalognes is located in France
Jalognes
Jalognes
Jalognes is located in Centre-Val de Loire
Jalognes
Jalognes
Coordinates: 47°14′12″N 2°47′11″E / 47.2367°N 2.7864°E / 47.2367; 2.7864Coordinates: 47°14′12″N 2°47′11″E / 47.2367°N 2.7864°E / 47.2367; 2.7864
CountryFrance
RegionCentre-Val de Loire
DepartmentCher
ArrondissementBourges
CantonSancerre
IntercommunalityCC Pays Fort Sancerrois Val de Loire
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Patrick Léger
Area
1
28.09 km2 (10.85 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
304
 • Density11/km2 (28/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
18116 /18300
Elevation172–239 m (564–784 ft)
(avg. 202 m or 663 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Jalognes is a commune in the Cher department in the Centre-Val de Loire region of France.

Geography[edit]

A farming area, comprising the village and four hamlets situated by the banks of the river Bennelle, some 23 miles (37 km) northeast of Bourges, at the junction of the D10, D49 and the D52 roads. The river Chantraine flows through the commune's southern territory.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1962388—    
1968423+9.0%
1975354−16.3%
1982295−16.7%
1990271−8.1%
1999285+5.2%
2008296+3.9%

Sights[edit]

  • The church of St. Madeleine, dating from the twelfth century.
  • The castle of Pesselières, dating from the twelfth century.
  • An ancient chapel at Chantereine.
  • A watermill.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.

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