Les Aix-d'Angillon

Les Aix-d’Angillon (French pronunciation: ​[le.z‿ɛks dɑ̃ʒijɔ̃]) is a commune in the Cher department in the Centre-Val de Loire region of France.

Les Aix-d'Angillon
Collegiate Church of St-Germain and another building, in Les Aix-d'Angillon
Collegiate Church of St-Germain and another building, in Les Aix-d'Angillon
Coat of arms of Les Aix-d'Angillon
Location of Les Aix-d'Angillon
Les Aix-d'Angillon is located in France
Les Aix-d'Angillon
Les Aix-d'Angillon
Les Aix-d'Angillon is located in Centre-Val de Loire
Les Aix-d'Angillon
Les Aix-d'Angillon
Coordinates: 47°11′56″N 2°34′21″E / 47.1989°N 2.5725°E / 47.1989; 2.5725Coordinates: 47°11′56″N 2°34′21″E / 47.1989°N 2.5725°E / 47.1989; 2.5725
CountryFrance
RegionCentre-Val de Loire
DepartmentCher
ArrondissementBourges
CantonSaint-Germain-du-Puy
IntercommunalityCC Terres du Haut Berry
Government
 • Mayor (2020–2026) Christelle Petit
Area
1
14.68 km2 (5.67 sq mi)
Population
 (Jan. 2018)[1]
1,903
 • Density130/km2 (340/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
18003 /18220
Elevation163–211 m (535–692 ft)
(avg. 82 m or 269 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 farming town, with a little associated light industry, situated some 11 miles (18 km) northeast of Bourges, at the junction of the D955, D25, D12 and the D46 roads. The small rivers Colin and Quatier flow southward through the commune.

PopulationEdit

Historical population
YearPop.±%
19621,118—    
19681,246+11.4%
19751,945+56.1%
19822,146+10.3%
19902,160+0.7%
19992,006−7.1%
20081,923−4.1%

SightsEdit

  • A sixteenth century hospice.
  • The church of Notre-Dame, dating from the twelfth century.
  • The church of St. Germain de Valentigny.
  • Traces of the feudal castle.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2018". The National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies. 28 December 2020.

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