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Coordinates: 46°54′51″N 0°59′13″E / 46.9142°N 0.9869°E / 46.9142; 0.9869Coordinates: 46°54′51″N 0°59′13″E / 46.9142°N 0.9869°E / 46.9142; 0.9869

Country France
Region Centre
Department Indre-et-Loire
Arrondissement Loches
Canton Preuilly-sur-Claise
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Claude Villeret
 • Land1 51.71 km2 (19.97 sq mi)
Population (2009)
 • Population2 490
 • Population2 density 9.5/km2 (25/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 37061 / 37290
Elevation 84–147 m (276–482 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.

Charnizay is a commune in the Indre-et-Loire department in central France.


In 1794, Charnizay annexed the commune of Saint Michel des Landes



  • Dolmen le Palet de Gargantua , near the hamlet of Les Champs de l'Ormeau


See also


  • INSEE commune file

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