Luisant

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For the Italian wine grape, see Luisant (grape).
Luisant
Coat of arms of Luisant
Coat of arms
Luisant is located in France
Luisant
Luisant
Coordinates: 48°25′57″N 1°28′38″E / 48.4325°N 1.4772°E / 48.4325; 1.4772Coordinates: 48°25′57″N 1°28′38″E / 48.4325°N 1.4772°E / 48.4325; 1.4772
Country France
Region Centre-Val de Loire
Department Eure-et-Loir
Arrondissement Chartres
Canton Chartres-Sud-Ouest
Intercommunality Chartres métropole
Government
 • Mayor (2014–) Bertrand Massot
Area1 4.43 km2 (1.71 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 6,858
 • Density 1,500/km2 (4,000/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 28220 /28600
Elevation 125–158 m (410–518 ft)
(avg. 75 m or 246 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.

Luisant is a commune in the Eure-et-Loir department in northern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1830 700 —    
1914 1,190 +70.0%
1946 1,720 +44.5%
1962 3,063 +78.1%
1968 3,491 +14.0%
1975 4,950 +41.8%
1982 5,435 +9.8%
1990 6,449 +18.7%
1999 6,622 +2.7%
2008 6,858 +3.6%

Twin towns[edit]

Luisant is twinned with:

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