La Chapelle-Saint-Ursin

La Chapelle-Saint-Ursin (French pronunciation: ​[la ʃapɛl sɛ̃.t‿yʁsɛ̃]) is a commune in the Cher department in the Centre-Val de Loire region of France.

La Chapelle-Saint-Ursin
The church in La Chapelle-Saint-Ursin
The church in La Chapelle-Saint-Ursin
Coat of arms of La Chapelle-Saint-Ursin
Location of La Chapelle-Saint-Ursin
La Chapelle-Saint-Ursin is located in France
La Chapelle-Saint-Ursin
La Chapelle-Saint-Ursin
La Chapelle-Saint-Ursin is located in Centre-Val de Loire
La Chapelle-Saint-Ursin
La Chapelle-Saint-Ursin
Coordinates: 47°03′47″N 2°19′32″E / 47.0631°N 2.3256°E / 47.0631; 2.3256Coordinates: 47°03′47″N 2°19′32″E / 47.0631°N 2.3256°E / 47.0631; 2.3256
CountryFrance
RegionCentre-Val de Loire
DepartmentCher
ArrondissementBourges
CantonSaint-Doulchard
IntercommunalityCA Bourges Plus
Government
 • Mayor (2020–2026) Yvon Beuchon[1]
Area
1
7.83 km2 (3.02 sq mi)
Population
 (Jan. 2018)[2]
3,609
 • Density460/km2 (1,200/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
18050 /18570
Elevation128–159 m (420–522 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

GeographyEdit

A small town of farming and light industry situated some 3 miles (4.8 km) southwest of Bourges at the junction of the D16 and the D107 roads. The A71 autoroute cuts across the middle of the commune’s territory.

PopulationEdit

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1962859—    
19681,326+54.4%
19751,953+47.3%
19822,430+24.4%
19902,890+18.9%
19993,193+10.5%
20083,209+0.5%

SightsEdit

  • The church of St. Ursin, dating from the twelfth century.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Répertoire national des élus: les maires". data.gouv.fr, Plateforme ouverte des données publiques françaises (in French). 2 December 2020.
  2. ^ "Populations légales 2018". The National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies. 28 December 2020.