Saint-Cyr-sur-Loire

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Saint-Cyr-sur-Loire
Commune
Church of Sainte Julitte
Church of Sainte Julitte
Coat of arms of Saint-Cyr-sur-Loire
Coat of arms
Saint-Cyr-sur-Loire is located in France
Saint-Cyr-sur-Loire
Saint-Cyr-sur-Loire
Location within Centre-Val de Loire region
Saint-Cyr-sur-Loire is located in Centre-Val de Loire
Saint-Cyr-sur-Loire
Saint-Cyr-sur-Loire
Coordinates: 47°23′56″N 0°40′02″E / 47.399015°N 0.667328°E / 47.399015; 0.667328Coordinates: 47°23′56″N 0°40′02″E / 47.399015°N 0.667328°E / 47.399015; 0.667328
Country France
Region Centre-Val de Loire
Department Indre-et-Loire
Arrondissement Tours
Canton Saint-Cyr-sur-Loire
Intercommunality Tours Métropole Val de Loire
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Philippe Briand
Area1 13.5 km2 (5.2 sq mi)
Population (2009)2 15,930
 • Density 1,200/km2 (3,100/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code 37214 /37540
Elevation 45–101 m (148–331 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-Cyr-sur-Loire is a commune in the department of Indre-et-Loire in central France.

It is located northwest of Tours on the other side of the Loire. It is the third largest city in the Indre-et-Loire department, behind only Tours and Joué-lès-Tours.

Personalities[edit]

Education[edit]

The commune has:

  • Five public and private preschools (écoles maternelles) with a combined total of 500 students: Jean Moulin, Honoré de Balzac-Anatole France, Charles Perrault, Périgourd, and Saint-Joseph (private)[1]
  • Four public elementary schools with a combined total of about 700 students: République, Roland Engerand, Honoré de Balzac – Anatole France, and Périgourd; and 140 students at the Saint-Joseph private elementary[1]
  • Two junior high schools (collèges) with a combined total of 700 students: Henri Bergson and Béchéllerie[2]

Two senior high schools/sixth-form colleges in Tours, Lycée Choiseul and Lycée Jacques de Vaucanson, serve students in this commune.[2]

The Lycée Konan de Touraine-France, a private Japanese international school,[3] operated in the commune from 1991 to 2013.[4]

The École Japonaise Compleméntaire en Touraine (トゥレーヌ補習授業校 Tūrēnu Hoshū Jugyō Kō), a part-time Japanese supplementary school, is held in the École Republique in Saint-Cyr-sur-Loire.[5]

International relations[edit]

Twin towns — Sister cities[edit]

Saint-Cyr-sur-Loire is twinned with:

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
17931,500—    
18001,295−13.7%
18061,118−13.7%
18211,329+18.9%
18311,434+7.9%
18361,484+3.5%
18411,620+9.2%
18461,862+14.9%
18511,848−0.8%
18562,113+14.3%
18611,883−10.9%
18661,984+5.4%
18721,933−2.6%
18762,220+14.8%
18812,384+7.4%
18862,436+2.2%
18912,419−0.7%
18962,539+5.0%
19012,648+4.3%
19062,699+1.9%
19112,740+1.5%
19212,939+7.3%
19263,114+6.0%
19313,593+15.4%
19364,418+23.0%
19465,652+27.9%
19546,974+23.4%
19629,547+36.9%
196811,211+17.4%
197512,478+11.3%
198214,413+15.5%
199015,161+5.2%
199916,100+6.2%
200616,366+1.7%
200915,930−2.7%

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Ecoles." Saint-Cyr-sur-Loire. Retrieved on September 4, 2016.
  2. ^ a b "L’enseignement du second degré." Saint-Cyr-sur-Loire. Retrieved on September 4, 2016.
  3. ^ Home page. Lycée Konan de Touraine-France. Retrieved on 2 January 2014. "57–63 Rue de la Gaudiniere 37540 Saint-Cyr-sur-Loire, France"
  4. ^ Denis, Pascal. "Lycée Konan : la fin d'un " rêve "." La Nouvelle République du Centre-Ouest. 25 October 2012. Retrieved on 2 January 2014. Archived January 3, 2014, at the Wayback Machine.
  5. ^ "欧州の補習授業校一覧(平成25年4月15日現在)" (Archive). Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT). Retrieved on May 10, 2014. "c/o École Republique 64 Avenue Republique 37540 St. Cyr sur Loire FRANCE"
  6. ^ "Home". newarktwinning.co.uk. 2009. Archived from the original on 2013-05-23. Retrieved 29 August 2011.

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