Lurais

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Lurais
Commune
The town hall in Lurais
The town hall in Lurais
Lurais is located in France
Lurais
Lurais
Coordinates: 46°42′19″N 0°57′05″E / 46.7053°N 0.9514°E / 46.7053; 0.9514Coordinates: 46°42′19″N 0°57′05″E / 46.7053°N 0.9514°E / 46.7053; 0.9514
Country France
Region Centre-Val de Loire
Department Indre
Arrondissement Le Blanc
Canton Tournon-Saint-Martin
Intercommunality Brenne Val de Creuse
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Alain Jacquet
Area1 13.61 km2 (5.25 sq mi)
Population (2009)2 234
 • Density 17/km2 (45/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 36104 /36220
Elevation 67–134 m (220–440 ft)
(avg. 80 m or 260 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.

Lurais is a commune in the Indre department in central France.

Geography[edit]

The commune is located in the parc naturel régional de la Brenne.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 422 —    
1800 269 −36.3%
1806 272 +1.1%
1821 537 +97.4%
1831 558 +3.9%
1836 547 −2.0%
1841 557 +1.8%
1846 579 +3.9%
1851 569 −1.7%
1856 572 +0.5%
1861 575 +0.5%
1866 545 −5.2%
1872 506 −7.2%
1876 497 −1.8%
1881 530 +6.6%
1886 552 +4.2%
1891 514 −6.9%
1896 502 −2.3%
1901 507 +1.0%
1906 514 +1.4%
1911 518 +0.8%
1921 461 −11.0%
1926 427 −7.4%
1931 445 +4.2%
1936 439 −1.3%
1946 367 −16.4%
1954 350 −4.6%
1962 320 −8.6%
1968 303 −5.3%
1975 267 −11.9%
1982 250 −6.4%
1990 241 −3.6%
1999 237 −1.7%
2009 234 −1.3%

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