Morlac

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Morlac
Commune
Morlac is located in France
Morlac
Morlac
Location within Centre-Val de Loire region
Morlac is located in Centre-Val de Loire
Morlac
Morlac
Coordinates: 46°43′11″N 2°18′33″E / 46.7197°N 2.3092°E / 46.7197; 2.3092Coordinates: 46°43′11″N 2°18′33″E / 46.7197°N 2.3092°E / 46.7197; 2.3092
CountryFrance
RegionCentre-Val de Loire
DepartmentCher
ArrondissementSaint-Amand-Montrond
CantonChâteaumeillant
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Dominique Dubreuil
Area132.38 km2 (12.50 sq mi)
Population (2008)2342
 • Density11/km2 (27/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code18153 /18170
Elevation165–237 m (541–778 ft)
(avg. 229 m or 751 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.

Morlac is a commune in the Cher department in the Centre-Val de Loire region of France.

Geography[edit]

An area of forestry and farming comprising the village and a few hamlets, situated some 25 miles (40 km) south of Bourges, at the junction of the D3 with the D925, D70 and D220 roads. The river Arnon flows through the southern part of the commune.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1962409—    
1968477+16.6%
1975387−18.9%
1982314−18.9%
1990311−1.0%
1999334+7.4%
2008342+2.4%

Sights[edit]

  • The church of St. Martin, dating from the twelfth century
  • Traces of a medieval abbey.
  • The chateau Gaillard.
  • A watermill.

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