Mézières-en-Brenne

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Mézières-en-Brenne
The town hall in Mézières-en-Brenne
The town hall in Mézières-en-Brenne
Coat of arms of Mézières-en-Brenne
Coat of arms
Location of Mézières-en-Brenne
Mézières-en-Brenne is located in France
Mézières-en-Brenne
Mézières-en-Brenne
Mézières-en-Brenne is located in Centre-Val de Loire
Mézières-en-Brenne
Mézières-en-Brenne
Coordinates: 46°49′18″N 1°12′41″E / 46.8217°N 1.2114°E / 46.8217; 1.2114Coordinates: 46°49′18″N 1°12′41″E / 46.8217°N 1.2114°E / 46.8217; 1.2114
CountryFrance
RegionCentre-Val de Loire
DepartmentIndre
ArrondissementLe Blanc
CantonLe Blanc
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Louis Camus
Area
1
57.57 km2 (22.23 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
1,042
 • Density18/km2 (47/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
36123 /36290
Elevation84–138 m (276–453 ft)
(avg. 90 m or 300 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Mézières-en-Brenne is a commune in the Indre department in central France.

Natural park[edit]

It is located is at the heart of the Brenne regional natural park. The Brenne is one of France's most important wetlands. A large diversity of natural habitats is responsible for an abundance of wildlife of which the best known are the birds: purple heron, black-necked grebe, bittern, marsh harrier, whiskered tern, short-toed eagle. The Brenne is also Europe's most important site for the European pond tortoise.[citation needed]

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1793 1,338—    
1800 1,346+0.6%
1806 1,408+4.6%
1821 1,454+3.3%
1831 1,542+6.1%
1836 1,656+7.4%
1841 1,541−6.9%
1846 1,598+3.7%
1851 1,672+4.6%
1856 1,740+4.1%
1861 1,681−3.4%
1866 1,824+8.5%
1872 1,835+0.6%
1876 1,856+1.1%
1881 1,760−5.2%
1886 1,818+3.3%
1891 1,820+0.1%
1896 1,853+1.8%
1901 1,996+7.7%
1906 2,000+0.2%
1911 1,926−3.7%
1921 1,695−12.0%
1926 1,495−11.8%
1931 1,423−4.8%
1936 1,406−1.2%
1946 1,485+5.6%
1954 1,389−6.5%
1962 1,312−5.5%
1968 1,232−6.1%
1975 1,168−5.2%
1982 1,186+1.5%
1990 1,194+0.7%
1999 1,159−2.9%
2009 1,076−7.2%

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.

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