La Celette

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La Celette
Commune
La Celette is located in France
La Celette
La Celette
Coordinates: 46°39′08″N 2°31′19″E / 46.6522°N 2.5219°E / 46.6522; 2.5219Coordinates: 46°39′08″N 2°31′19″E / 46.6522°N 2.5219°E / 46.6522; 2.5219
Country France
Region Centre-Val de Loire
Department Cher
Arrondissement Saint-Amand-Montrond
Canton Châteaumeillant
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Phililpe Chateau
Area1 24.81 km2 (9.58 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 196
 • Density 7.9/km2 (20/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 18041 /18360
Elevation 165–231 m (541–758 ft)
(avg. 180 m or 590 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.

La Celette 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 two hamlets situated some 32 miles (51 km) south of Bourges at the junction of the D1 and the D97 roads. The A71 autoroute runs through the southwestern part of the territory of the commune.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 272 —    
1968 305 +12.1%
1975 221 −27.5%
1982 200 −9.5%
1990 180 −10.0%
1999 181 +0.6%
2008 196 +8.3%

Sights[edit]

  • The church of Saints Peter and Paul, rebuilt in the nineteenth century.

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