Lys-Saint-Georges

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Lys-Saint-Georges
The Church of Saint-Georges, in Lys-Saint-Georges
The Church of Saint-Georges, in Lys-Saint-Georges
Coat of arms of Lys-Saint-Georges
Coat of arms
Lys-Saint-Georges is located in France
Lys-Saint-Georges
Lys-Saint-Georges
Coordinates: 46°38′34″N 1°49′27″E / 46.6428°N 1.8242°E / 46.6428; 1.8242Coordinates: 46°38′34″N 1°49′27″E / 46.6428°N 1.8242°E / 46.6428; 1.8242
Country France
Region Centre-Val de Loire
Department Indre
Arrondissement La Châtre
Canton Neuvy-Saint-Sépulchre
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Christian Villeteau
Area1 12.98 km2 (5.01 sq mi)
Population (2009)2 234
 • Density 18/km2 (47/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 36108 /36230
Elevation 156–224 m (512–735 ft)
(avg. 220 m or 720 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.

Lys-Saint-Georges is a commune in the Indre department in central France.

Geography[edit]

The Bouzanne forms the commune's western border.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 412 —    
1800 402 −2.4%
1806 415 +3.2%
1821 454 +9.4%
1831 468 +3.1%
1836 456 −2.6%
1841 433 −5.0%
1846 406 −6.2%
1851 403 −0.7%
1856 415 +3.0%
1861 423 +1.9%
1866 443 +4.7%
1872 447 +0.9%
1876 469 +4.9%
1881 463 −1.3%
1886 457 −1.3%
1891 466 +2.0%
1896 479 +2.8%
1901 460 −4.0%
1906 436 −5.2%
1911 431 −1.1%
1921 363 −15.8%
1926 341 −6.1%
1931 312 −8.5%
1936 289 −7.4%
1946 270 −6.6%
1954 251 −7.0%
1962 218 −13.1%
1968 180 −17.4%
1975 161 −10.6%
1982 171 +6.2%
1990 180 +5.3%
1999 213 +18.3%
2009 234 +9.9%

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