Jeu-les-Bois

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Jeu-les-Bois
Commune
The town hall in Jeu-les-Bois
The town hall in Jeu-les-Bois
Jeu-les-Bois is located in France
Jeu-les-Bois
Jeu-les-Bois
Coordinates: 46°40′27″N 1°47′45″E / 46.6742°N 1.7958°E / 46.6742; 1.7958Coordinates: 46°40′27″N 1°47′45″E / 46.6742°N 1.7958°E / 46.6742; 1.7958
Country France
Region Centre-Val de Loire
Department Indre
Arrondissement Châteauroux
Canton Ardentes
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jacques Breuillaud
Area1 38.32 km2 (14.80 sq mi)
Population (2009)2 399
 • Density 10/km2 (27/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 36089 /36120
Elevation 143–206 m (469–676 ft)
(avg. 171 m or 561 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.

Jeu-les-Bois is a commune in the Indre department in central France.

Geography[edit]

The commune is traversed by the river Bouzanne.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 600 —    
1800 609 +1.5%
1806 587 −3.6%
1821 641 +9.2%
1831 636 −0.8%
1836 678 +6.6%
1841 656 −3.2%
1846 660 +0.6%
1851 637 −3.5%
1856 657 +3.1%
1861 663 +0.9%
1866 670 +1.1%
1872 640 −4.5%
1876 648 +1.2%
1881 651 +0.5%
1886 657 +0.9%
1891 697 +6.1%
1896 679 −2.6%
1901 672 −1.0%
1906 658 −2.1%
1911 623 −5.3%
1921 591 −5.1%
1926 566 −4.2%
1931 509 −10.1%
1936 503 −1.2%
1946 473 −6.0%
1954 433 −8.5%
1962 372 −14.1%
1968 343 −7.8%
1975 260 −24.2%
1982 290 +11.5%
1990 335 +15.5%
1999 343 +2.4%
2009 399 +16.3%

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