Pierres, Eure-et-Loir

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Pierres
Pierres is located in France
Pierres
Pierres
Coordinates: 48°35′31″N 1°34′04″E / 48.5919°N 1.5678°E / 48.5919; 1.5678Coordinates: 48°35′31″N 1°34′04″E / 48.5919°N 1.5678°E / 48.5919; 1.5678
Country France
Region Centre-Val de Loire
Department Eure-et-Loir
Arrondissement Chartres
Canton Southeast Chartres
Intercommunality Terrasses et Vallées de Maintenon
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Daniel Morin
Area1 10.41 km2 (4.02 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 2,715
 • Density 260/km2 (680/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 28298 / 28130
Elevation 95–159 m (312–522 ft)
(avg. 102 m or 335 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.

Pierres is a commune in the Eure-et-Loir department in northern France.

With the neighbouring commune of Maintenon, they form an urban satellite of Paris of 7,131 inhabitants (1999 census).

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Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 837 —    
1968 853 +1.9%
1975 1,301 +52.5%
1982 1,965 +51.0%
1990 2,398 +22.0%
1999 2,691 +12.2%
2008 2,715 +0.9%

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