Mennetou-sur-Cher

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Mennetou-sur-Cher
Commune
The Joan of Arc gate
The Joan of Arc gate
Coat of arms of Mennetou-sur-Cher
Coat of arms
Mennetou-sur-Cher is located in France
Mennetou-sur-Cher
Mennetou-sur-Cher
Location within Centre-Val de Loire region
Mennetou-sur-Cher is located in Centre-Val de Loire
Mennetou-sur-Cher
Mennetou-sur-Cher
Coordinates: 47°16′14″N 1°52′00″E / 47.2706°N 1.8667°E / 47.2706; 1.8667Coordinates: 47°16′14″N 1°52′00″E / 47.2706°N 1.8667°E / 47.2706; 1.8667
Country France
Region Centre-Val de Loire
Department Loir-et-Cher
Arrondissement Romorantin-Lanthenay
Canton Selles-sur-Cher
Intercommunality Romorantinais
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Christophe Thorin
Area1 16.26 km2 (6.28 sq mi)
Population (2014)2 888
 • Density 55/km2 (140/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 41135 /41320
Elevation 85–136 m (279–446 ft)
(avg. 100 m or 330 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.

Mennetou-sur-Cher is a commune in the Loir-et-Cher department of central France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1793797—    
1806751−5.8%
1821816+8.7%
1831885+8.5%
1841858−3.1%
1851947+10.4%
1861926−2.2%
18721,066+15.1%
18811,012−5.1%
18911,060+4.7%
19011,057−0.3%
19111,079+2.1%
1921922−14.6%
1931942+2.2%
1946880−6.6%
1954908+3.2%
1962950+4.6%
1968967+1.8%
1975984+1.8%
1982900−8.5%
1990827−8.1%
1999903+9.2%
2008874−3.2%
2014888+1.6%

Personalities[edit]

The writer Michel Breitman (1926–2009) was born in Mennetou-sur-Cher.

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