Menars

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Menars
Château of Menars
Coat of arms of Menars
Coat of arms
Menars is located in France
Menars
Menars
Coordinates: 47°38′36″N 1°24′34″E / 47.6433°N 1.4094°E / 47.6433; 1.4094Coordinates: 47°38′36″N 1°24′34″E / 47.6433°N 1.4094°E / 47.6433; 1.4094
Country France
Region Centre-Val de Loire
Department Loir-et-Cher
Arrondissement Blois
Canton Mer
Intercommunality Communauté d'agglomération de Blois
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Yves Georges
Area1 4.5 km2 (1.7 sq mi)
Population (2014)2 620
 • Density 140/km2 (360/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 41134 /41500
Elevation 67–111 m (220–364 ft)
(avg. 98 m or 322 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.

Menars is a commune in the Loir-et-Cher department of central France. The Château de Menars, formerly owned by Madame de Pompadour is located here.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 412 —    
1806 432 +4.9%
1821 462 +6.9%
1831 449 −2.8%
1841 712 +58.6%
1851 605 −15.0%
1861 677 +11.9%
1872 654 −3.4%
1881 540 −17.4%
1891 530 −1.9%
1901 470 −11.3%
1911 440 −6.4%
1921 434 −1.4%
1931 405 −6.7%
1946 409 +1.0%
1954 397 −2.9%
1962 415 +4.5%
1968 431 +3.9%
1975 474 +10.0%
1982 550 +16.0%
1990 551 +0.2%
1999 574 +4.2%
2008 611 +6.4%
2014 620 +1.5%

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