Meusnes

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Meusnes
Meusnes.jpg
Meusnes is located in France
Meusnes
Meusnes
Coordinates: 47°15′04″N 1°29′51″E / 47.2511°N 1.4975°E / 47.2511; 1.4975Coordinates: 47°15′04″N 1°29′51″E / 47.2511°N 1.4975°E / 47.2511; 1.4975
Country France
Region Centre-Val de Loire
Department Loir-et-Cher
Arrondissement Romorantin-Lanthenay
Canton Saint-Aignan
Intercommunality Cher - Sologne
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Daniel Sinson
Area1 13.35 km2 (5.15 sq mi)
Population (2014)2 1,096
 • Density 82/km2 (210/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 41139 /41130
Elevation 68–132 m (223–433 ft)
(avg. 84 m or 276 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.

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

History[edit]

The church of Saint-Pierre dates from the 12th century and is built in the typical Romanesque basilica style: cross shaped with three apses at the east end.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 717 —    
1806 813 +13.4%
1821 965 +18.7%
1831 1,055 +9.3%
1841 1,109 +5.1%
1851 1,022 −7.8%
1861 1,055 +3.2%
1872 1,101 +4.4%
1881 1,074 −2.5%
1891 1,057 −1.6%
1901 1,039 −1.7%
1911 1,027 −1.2%
1921 958 −6.7%
1931 886 −7.5%
1946 926 +4.5%
1954 901 −2.7%
1962 965 +7.1%
1968 987 +2.3%
1975 937 −5.1%
1982 1,017 +8.5%
1990 1,009 −0.8%
1999 945 −6.3%
2007 1,009 +6.8%
2014 1,096 +8.6%

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