Lormes

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Lormes
The town hall in Lormes
The town hall in Lormes
Coat of arms of Lormes
Coat of arms
Lormes is located in France
Lormes
Lormes
Coordinates: 47°17′27″N 3°49′06″E / 47.2908°N 3.8183°E / 47.2908; 3.8183Coordinates: 47°17′27″N 3°49′06″E / 47.2908°N 3.8183°E / 47.2908; 3.8183
Country France
Region Bourgogne-Franche-Comté
Department Nièvre
Arrondissement Clamecy
Canton Lormes
Intercommunality Portes du Morvan
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2012) Fabien Bazin
Area1 51.71 km2 (19.97 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 1,398
 • Density 27/km2 (70/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 58145 /58140
Elevation 202–626 m (663–2,054 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.

Lormes is a commune in the Nièvre department in central France. The writer Henri Bachelin (1879–1941), winner of the 1918 Prix Femina for Le Serviteur, was born in Lormes.

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At the 1999 census, the population was 1398. On 1 January 2004, the estimate was 1389.

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