Saint-Baudel

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Saint-Baudel
The church in Saint-Baudel
The church in Saint-Baudel
Saint-Baudel is located in France
Saint-Baudel
Saint-Baudel
Coordinates: 46°50′21″N 2°12′27″E / 46.8392°N 2.2075°E / 46.8392; 2.2075Coordinates: 46°50′21″N 2°12′27″E / 46.8392°N 2.2075°E / 46.8392; 2.2075
Country France
Region Centre-Val de Loire
Department Cher
Arrondissement Saint-Amand-Montrond
Canton Lignières
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Fabienne Pinczon du
Sel-Guibouret
Area1 30.09 km2 (11.62 sq mi)
Population (2012)2 270
 • Density 9.0/km2 (23/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 18199 /18200
Elevation 137–181 m (449–594 ft)
(avg. 173 m or 568 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.

Saint-Baudel is a commune in the Cher department in the Centre region of France.

Geography[edit]

An area of farming and forestry comprising the village and several hamlets situated by the banks of the rivers Arnon and Auzon, some 23 miles (37 km) southwest of Bourges, at the junction of the D14 with the D69 and D115 roads.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 414 —    
1968 385 −7.0%
1975 347 −9.9%
1982 310 −10.7%
1990 263 −15.2%
1999 248 −5.7%
2008 296 +19.4%

Sights[edit]

  • The church of St.Baudel, dating from the thirteenth century.
  • A watermill.

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