Saint-Palais, Cher

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Saint-Palais
The church in Saint-Palais
The church in Saint-Palais
Coat of arms of Saint-Palais
Coat of arms
Location of Saint-Palais
Saint-Palais is located in France
Saint-Palais
Saint-Palais
Saint-Palais is located in Centre-Val de Loire
Saint-Palais
Saint-Palais
Coordinates: 47°14′00″N 2°25′15″E / 47.2333°N 2.4208°E / 47.2333; 2.4208Coordinates: 47°14′00″N 2°25′15″E / 47.2333°N 2.4208°E / 47.2333; 2.4208
CountryFrance
RegionCentre-Val de Loire
DepartmentCher
ArrondissementBourges
CantonSaint-Martin-d'Auxigny
IntercommunalityCC Terres du Haut Berry
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Bernard Ozon
Area
1
26.12 km2 (10.08 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
641
 • Density25/km2 (64/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
18229 /18110
Elevation164–310 m (538–1,017 ft)
(avg. 230 m or 750 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

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

Geography[edit]

An area of lakes, streams and farming comprising the village and a hamlet situated about 10 miles (16 km) north of Bourges, at the junction of the D940 with the D116 and the D170 roads.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1962511—    
1968536+4.9%
1975486−9.3%
1982587+20.8%
1990602+2.6%
1999609+1.2%
2008626+2.8%

Sights[edit]

  • The church of St. Palais, dating from the twelfth century.
  • The two chateaux, from the 14th and 16th century.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.

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