Lèves

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Lèves
Hotel de ville Leves.jpg
Coat of arms of Lèves
Coat of arms
Lèves is located in France
Lèves
Lèves
Coordinates: 48°28′11″N 1°28′57″E / 48.4697°N 1.4825°E / 48.4697; 1.4825Coordinates: 48°28′11″N 1°28′57″E / 48.4697°N 1.4825°E / 48.4697; 1.4825
Country France
Region Centre-Val de Loire
Department Eure-et-Loir
Arrondissement Chartres
Canton Mainvilliers
Intercommunality Chartres métropole
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Nicolas André
Area1 7.51 km2 (2.90 sq mi)
Population (2009)2 5,248
 • Density 700/km2 (1,800/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 28209 / 28300
Elevation 120–169 m (394–554 ft)
(avg. 126 m or 413 ft)
Website http://www.ville-leves.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.

Lèves is a commune in the Eure-et-Loir department in Northern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 2,237 —    
1968 2,441 +9.1%
1975 3,111 +27.4%
1982 3,427 +10.2%
1990 3,920 +14.4%
1999 4,308 +9.9%
2008 4,826 +12.0%
2009 5,248 +8.7%

International relations[edit]

Lèves is twinned with the English village of Nailsworth, Gloucestershire.[1]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Twinning with Lèves". Nailsworth Town Council. Nailsworth Town Council. 5 December 2008. Retrieved 2009-01-13.