Vasselay

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Vasselay
Coat of arms of Vasselay
Coat of arms
Location of Vasselay
Vasselay is located in France
Vasselay
Vasselay
Vasselay is located in Centre-Val de Loire
Vasselay
Vasselay
Coordinates: 47°09′31″N 2°23′21″E / 47.1586°N 2.3892°E / 47.1586; 2.3892Coordinates: 47°09′31″N 2°23′21″E / 47.1586°N 2.3892°E / 47.1586; 2.3892
CountryFrance
RegionCentre-Val de Loire
DepartmentCher
ArrondissementBourges
CantonSaint-Martin-d'Auxigny
IntercommunalityCC Terres du Haut Berry
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Bernard Louis
Area
1
20.21 km2 (7.80 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
1,447
 • Density72/km2 (190/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
18271 /18110
Elevation135–218 m (443–715 ft)
(avg. 182 m or 597 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

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

Geography[edit]

A farming area comprising the village and a couple of hamlets situated immediately north of Bourges on the D58 road.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1962585—    
1968645+10.3%
1975647+0.3%
1982735+13.6%
19901,020+38.8%
19991,095+7.4%
20081,156+5.6%

Sights[edit]

  • The church, dating from the nineteenth century.
  • The chateau of Puyvallée, dating from the eighteenth century.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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

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