Villefranche-sur-Cher

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Villefranche-sur-Cher
The church of Sainte-Marie-Madeleine
The church of Sainte-Marie-Madeleine
Coat of arms of Villefranche-sur-Cher
Coat of arms
Villefranche-sur-Cher is located in France
Villefranche-sur-Cher
Villefranche-sur-Cher
Coordinates: 47°17′39″N 1°46′15″E / 47.2942°N 1.7708°E / 47.2942; 1.7708Coordinates: 47°17′39″N 1°46′15″E / 47.2942°N 1.7708°E / 47.2942; 1.7708
Country France
Region Centre-Val de Loire
Department Loir-et-Cher
Arrondissement Romorantin-Lanthenay
Canton Mennetou-sur-Cher
Intercommunality Communauté de communes du Romorantinais
Government
 • Mayor Joël AUGER
Area1 27.23 km2 (10.51 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 2,409
 • Density 88/km2 (230/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 41280 /41200
Elevation 82–123 m (269–404 ft)
(avg. 98 m or 322 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.

Villefranche-sur-Cher is a commune in the Loir-et-Cher department in central France.

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