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Bourges
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
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Prefectures Of France
A PREFECTURE (French : _PRéFECTURE_) in France may refer to: * the _Chef-lieu de département_, the town in which the administration of a department is located; * the _Chef-lieu de région_, the town in which the administration of a region is located; * the jurisdiction of a prefecture; * the official residence or headquarters of a prefect .CONTENTS * 1 Role of prefecture in departments * 2 Paris * 3 Divisions of departments * 4 See also ROLE OF PREFECTURE IN DEPARTMENTSThere are 101 prefectures in France, one for each department. The official in charge is the prefect (French : _préfet_)
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Communes Of France
(incl. overseas regions ) Departments (incl. overseas departments ) Arrondissements Cantons Intercommunality Métropole Communauté urbaine Communauté d\'agglomération Communauté de communes Communes Associated communes Municipal arrondissements Others in Overseas France Overseas collectivities _Sui generis_ collectivity Overseas country Overseas territory Clipperton Island The COMMUNE (French pronunciation: ​ ) is a level of administrative division in the French Republic . French communes are roughly equivalent to civil townships and incorporated municipalities in the United States or _ Gemeinden _ in Germany
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Bourges Cathedral
Bourges
Bourges
, France
France
GEOGRAPHIC COORDINATES 47°04′55″N 2°23′58″E / 47.08194°N 2.39944°E / 47.08194; 2.39944 Coordinates : 47°04′55″N 2°23′58″E / 47.08194°N 2.39944°E / 47.08194; 2.39944 AFFILIATION Roman Catholic Church
Roman Catholic Church
RITE Roman Rite PROVINCE Archdiocese of Bourges
Bourges
REGION Centre-Val de Loire
Centre-Val de Loire
COUNTRY France
France
ECCLESIASTICAL OR ORGANIZATIONAL STATUS Cathedral
Cathedral
STATUS Active HERITAGE DESIGNATION 1862, 1992 ARCHITECTURAL DESCRIPTION ARCHITECTURAL TYPE Church ARCHITECTURAL STYLE French Gothic GROUNDBREAKING 1195 (1195) COMPLETED c
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Geographic Coordinate System
A GEOGRAPHIC COORDINATE SYSTEM is a coordinate system used in geography that enables every location on Earth to be specified by a set of numbers, letters or symbols. The coordinates are often chosen such that one of the numbers represents a vertical position , and two or three of the numbers represent a horizontal position . A common choice of coordinates is latitude , longitude and elevation . To specify a location on a two-dimensional map requires a map projection
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France
FRANCE (locally ), officially the FRENCH REPUBLIC (_République française_ ), is a country with territory status in western Europe and several overseas regions and territories . The European, or metropolitan, area of France extends from the Mediterranean Sea to the English Channel and the North Sea , and from the Rhine to the Atlantic Ocean . The republic also includes French Guiana on the South American continent and several islands in the Atlantic , Pacific and Indian oceans. The country's 18 integral regions (5 of which are situated overseas) span a combined area of 643,801 square kilometres (248,573 sq mi) which, as of January 2017, has a total population of almost 67 million people. France is a unitary semi-presidential republic with its capital in Paris , the country's largest city and main cultural and commercial centre
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Regions Of France
(incl. overseas regions ) Departments (incl. overseas departments ) Arrondissements Cantons Intercommunality Métropole Communauté urbaine Communauté d\'agglomération Communauté de communes Communes Associated communes Municipal arrondissements Others in Overseas France
Overseas France
Overseas collectivities _Sui generis_ collectivity Overseas country Overseas territory Clipperton Island France
France
is divided into 18 administrative REGIONS (French : _région_, ), including 13 metropolitan regions and 5 overseas regions . The 13 metropolitan regions (including 12 mainland regions and Corsica) are each further subdivided into 2 to 13 departments , while the overseas regions consist of only one department each and hence are also referred to as "overseas departments"
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Centre-Val De Loire
CENTRE-VAL DE LOIRE (French pronunciation: ​ ), French for _Centre-Loire Valley_), is one of the 18 administrative regions of France . It straddles the middle Loire Valley in the interior of the country. The administrative capital is Orléans , but the largest city is Tours . CONTENTS * 1 Naming and etymology * 2 Largest cities * 3 Economy * 4 See also * 5 References * 6 External links NAMING AND ETYMOLOGY Forest in Eure-et-Loir , Centre Logo used prior to 2015 Like many contemporary regions of France, the region of Centre was created from parts of three historical provinces : Touraine , Orléanais , and Berry
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Departments Of France
(incl. overseas regions ) Departments (incl. overseas departments ) Arrondissements
Arrondissements
Cantons Intercommunality Métropole Communauté urbaine Communauté d\'agglomération Communauté de communes Communes Associated communes Municipal arrondissements Others in Overseas France Overseas collectivities
Overseas collectivities
Sui generis collectivity Overseas country Overseas territory Clipperton Island In the administrative divisions of France , the DEPARTMENT (French : département, pronounced ) is one of the three levels of government below the national level ("territorial collectivities "), between the administrative regions and the commune . There are 97 departments in metropolitan France , and 5 overseas departments , which are also classified as regions
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Cher (department)
CHER (French pronunciation: ​ ; Berrichon : Char) is a department in the Centre-Val de Loire region of France. It is named after the Cher River
Cher River
. CONTENTS * 1 History * 2 Geography * 3 Demographics * 4 Politics * 5 Tourism * 6 See also * 7 Languages * 8 External links HISTORYCher is one of the original 83 departments created during the French Revolution on 4 March 1790. Most of it was created, along with the adjacent department of Indre
Indre
from the former province of Berry . The southeastern corner of the department, however, was part of the Duchy of Bourbon . GEOGRAPHYThe department is part of the current administrative region of Centre-Val de Loire
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Arrondissements Of France
(incl. overseas regions ) Departments (incl. overseas departments ) Arrondissements Cantons Intercommunality Métropole Communauté urbaine Communauté d\'agglomération Communauté de communes Communes Associated communes Municipal arrondissements Others in Overseas France Overseas collectivities _Sui generis_ collectivity Overseas country Overseas territory Clipperton Island An _ARRONDISSEMENT_ (French pronunciation: ​ ) is a level of administrative division in France . As of 2016 , the 101 French departments were divided into 334 arrondissements (including 12 overseas). The capital of an arrondissement is called a subprefecture . When an arrondissement contains the prefecture (capital) of the department, that prefecture is the capital of the arrondissement, acting both as a prefecture and as a subprefecture
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Arrondissement Of Bourges
The ARRONDISSEMENT OF BOURGES is an arrondissement of France
France
in the Cher department in the Centre-Val de Loire region . It has 131 communes . CONTENTS* 1 Composition * 1.1 Cantons * 1.2 Communes * 2 External links COMPOSITIONCANTONSThe cantons of the arrondissement of Bourges
Bourges
are: * Avord
Avord
* Bourges-1 * Bourges-2 * Bourges-3 * Bourges-4 * Chârost * Saint-Doulchard * Saint-Germain-du-Puy * Saint-Martin-d\'Auxigny (partly) * Sancerre * Trouy (partly)COMMUNESThe communes of the arrondissement of Bourges, and their INSEE codes , are: 1. Achères (18001) 2. Allogny
Allogny
(18004) 3. Annoix
Annoix
(18006) 4. Argenvières
Argenvières
(18012) 5. Arçay (18008) 6. Assigny (18014) 7. Aubinges
Aubinges
(18016) 8
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Communauté D'agglomération Bourges Plus
The COMMUNAUTé D\'AGGLOMéRATION BOURGES PLUS is the communauté d\'agglomération , an intercommunal structure, centred on the city of Bourges
Bourges
. It is located in the Cher department , in the Centre-Val de Loire region , central France
France
. It was created October 21, 2002. Its population was 100,705 in 2014, of which 68,869 in Bourges
Bourges
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Time Zone
A TIME ZONE is a region of the globe that observes a uniform standard time for legal, commercial, and social purposes. Timezones tend to follow the boundaries of countries and their subdivisions because it is convenient for areas in close commercial or other communication to keep the same time. Most of the time zones on land are offset from Coordinated Universal Time(UTC) by a whole number of hours ( UTC−12to UTC+14), but a few zones are offset by 30 or 45 minutes (for example Newfoundland Standard Timeis UTC−03:30, NepalStandard Timeis UTC+05:45, and Indian Standard Timeis UTC+05:30). Some higher latitude and temperate zone countries use daylight saving time for part of the year, typically by adjusting local clock time by an hour. Many land time zones are skewed toward the west of the corresponding nautical time zones . This also creates a permanent daylight saving time effect
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Central European Time
TIME IN AFRICA UTC−01:00 Cape Verde Time UTC±00:00 Greenwich Mean Time UTC±00:00 UTC+01:00 Greenwich Mean Time Greenwich Mean Time +1 UTC+01:00 West Africa Time / Central European Time UTC+01:00 UTC+02:00 West Africa Time West Africa Summer Time UTC+02:00 Central Africa Time / South African Standard Time / Eastern European Time UTC+03:00 East Africa Time UTC+04:00 Mauritius Time / Seychelles Time Light colors indicate where standard time is observed all year; dark colors indicate where daylight savings is observed. NOTE: The islands of Cape Verde are to the west of the African mainland
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