Mercy, Allier

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Mercy
Commune
The church in Mercy
The church in Mercy
Mercy is located in France
Mercy
Mercy
Coordinates: 46°27′44″N 3°31′02″E / 46.4622°N 3.5172°E / 46.4622; 3.5172Coordinates: 46°27′44″N 3°31′02″E / 46.4622°N 3.5172°E / 46.4622; 3.5172
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Allier
Arrondissement Moulins
Canton Moulins-2
Intercommunality Val de Besbre Sologne Bourbonnaise
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Yves Noël[1]
Area1 28.8 km2 (11.1 sq mi)
Population (2012)2 257
 • Density 8.9/km2 (23/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 03171 /03340
Elevation 257–297 m (843–974 ft)
(avg. 299 m or 981 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.

Mercy is a commune in the Allier department in central France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 352 —    
1968 427 +21.3%
1975 383 −10.3%
1982 378 −1.3%
1990 350 −7.4%
1999 293 −16.3%
2008 282 −3.8%
2012 257 −8.9%
Source: INSEE (1968–2012)

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Liste nominative des communes de l'Allier" [Nominative list of communes of Allier] (PDF). Association of Mayors and Presidents of Communities of Allier (in French). 1 April 2015. Archived from the original (PDF) on 18 May 2015. Retrieved 23 October 2015.