Courtenay, Loiret

Courtenay is a commune in the Loiret department in north-central France. Fortified by Athon, the first lord of Courtenay (Seigneur de Courtenay). The Noble house of Courtenay continued in France for many generations and eventually founded the Earls of Devon in England. It is the seat of the canton of Courtenay, which is part of the arrondissement of Montargis.[2]

Courtenay
The town hall in Courtenay

Coat of arms
Location of Courtenay
Courtenay
Courtenay
Coordinates: 48°02′23″N 3°03′22″E
CountryFrance
RegionCentre-Val de Loire
DepartmentLoiret
ArrondissementMontargis
CantonCourtenay
Government
  Mayor (20082014) Francis Tisserand
Area
1
50.13 km2 (19.36 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
4,154
  Density83/km2 (210/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Curtinien
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
  Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
45115 /45320
Elevation137–186 m (449–610 ft)
Websitewww.courtenay45.fr
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

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References

  1. "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.
  2. INSEE


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