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Château-la-Vallière

Château-la-Vallière
Château-la-Vallière
Château-la-Vallière

Coordinates: 47°32′52″N 0°19′33″E / 47.5478°N 0.3258°E / 47.5478; 0.3258Coordinates: 47°32′52″N 0°19′33″E / 47.5478°N 0.3258°E / 47.5478; 0.3258

Country France
Region Centre
Department Indre-et-Loire
Arrondissement Tours
Canton Château-la-Vallière
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Patrice Berthelemot
Area
 • Land1 21.94 km2 (8.47 sq mi)
Population (2009)
 • Population2 1,614
 • Population2 density 74/km2 (190/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 37062 / 37330
Elevation 58–110 m (190–361 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.

Château-la-Vallière is a commune in the Indre-et-Loire department in central France.

Château de Vaujours

The Château de Vaujours, situated 3 kilometres south of Château-la-Vallière, is an ancient fortress from the 12th to 15th centuries. It belonged to the manor of Chasteaux-en-Anjou, the future Château-la-Vallière. It was built to protect the eastern borders of Anjou.

Population

Personalities

Jean Schubnel (born in Château-la-Vallière 24 June 1894; died 1987) was a 20th-century French naive painter.

See also

References

  • INSEE commune file
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