Langon, Loir-et-Cher

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Langon
Commune
Church of Saint-Sulpice
Church of Saint-Sulpice
Coat of arms of Langon
Coat of arms
Langon is located in France
Langon
Langon
Location within Centre-Val de Loire region
Langon is located in Centre-Val de Loire
Langon
Langon
Coordinates: 47°17′06″N 1°49′40″E / 47.285°N 1.8278°E / 47.285; 1.8278Coordinates: 47°17′06″N 1°49′40″E / 47.285°N 1.8278°E / 47.285; 1.8278
Country France
Region Centre-Val de Loire
Department Loir-et-Cher
Arrondissement Romorantin-Lanthenay
Canton Selles-sur-Cher
Intercommunality Romorantinais
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Jean-Pierre Autrive
Area1 38.82 km2 (14.99 sq mi)
Population (2013)2 857
 • Density 22/km2 (57/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code 41110 /41320
Elevation 82–130 m (269–427 ft)
(avg. 97 m or 318 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.

Langon is a commune in the Loir-et-Cher department of central France.

Geography[edit]

The Rère forms part of the commune's northern border.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1793581—    
1806578−0.5%
1821635+9.9%
1831574−9.6%
1841586+2.1%
1851784+33.8%
1861802+2.3%
1872813+1.4%
1881843+3.7%
1891943+11.9%
1901927−1.7%
1911852−8.1%
1921758−11.0%
1931698−7.9%
1946675−3.3%
1954679+0.6%
1962636−6.3%
1968601−5.5%
1975610+1.5%
1982755+23.8%
1990813+7.7%
1999770−5.3%
2008837+8.7%
2013857+2.4%

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