Saint-Jacques-des-Guérets

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Saint-Jacques-des-Guérets
Commune
The interior of the church in Saint-Jacques-des-Guérets
The interior of the church in Saint-Jacques-des-Guérets
Coat of arms of Saint-Jacques-des-Guérets
Coat of arms
Location of Saint-Jacques-des-Guérets
Saint-Jacques-des-Guérets is located in France
Saint-Jacques-des-Guérets
Saint-Jacques-des-Guérets
Saint-Jacques-des-Guérets is located in Centre-Val de Loire
Saint-Jacques-des-Guérets
Saint-Jacques-des-Guérets
Coordinates: 47°46′31″N 0°47′39″E / 47.7753°N 0.7942°E / 47.7753; 0.7942Coordinates: 47°46′31″N 0°47′39″E / 47.7753°N 0.7942°E / 47.7753; 0.7942
CountryFrance
RegionCentre-Val de Loire
DepartmentLoir-et-Cher
ArrondissementVendôme
CantonMontoire-sur-le-Loir
IntercommunalityPays de Ronsard
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Laurent Loyau
Area
1
1.81 km2 (0.70 sq mi)
Population
(2015)2
89
 • Density49/km2 (130/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
41215 /41800
Elevation60–67 m (197–220 ft)
(avg. 65 m or 213 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-Jacques-des-Guérets is a commune in the Loir-et-Cher department in central France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1793153—    
1806165+7.8%
1821162−1.8%
1831158−2.5%
1841139−12.0%
1851148+6.5%
1861144−2.7%
1872148+2.8%
1881129−12.8%
1891130+0.8%
1901130+0.0%
1911135+3.8%
1921117−13.3%
1931102−12.8%
1946121+18.6%
1954120−0.8%
1962133+10.8%
1968113−15.0%
1975106−6.2%
198290−15.1%
199076−15.6%
199978+2.6%
200481+3.8%
201589+9.9%

Sights[edit]

Lying on one of the traditional pilgrimage routes to Santiago da Compostella, across the river from the partly troglodyte hillside of Trôo, its small church of St. James the Great is celebrated for its Romanesque frescoes and western arch.

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