Château-l'Évêque

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Château-l'Évêque

Lo Chasteu  (Occitan)
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The town hall in Château-l'Évêque
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Location of Château-l'Évêque
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Château-l'Évêque
Coordinates: 45°14′47″N0°41′11″E / 45.2464°N 0.6864°E / 45.2464; 0.6864 Coordinates: 45°14′47″N0°41′11″E / 45.2464°N 0.6864°E / 45.2464; 0.6864
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Dordogne
Arrondissement Périgueux
Canton Trélissac
Intercommunality Le Grand Périgueux
Government
  Mayor (20202026) Alain Marty
Area
1
35.68 km2 (13.78 sq mi)
Population
 (Jan. 2018) [1]
2,159
  Density61/km2 (160/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+01:00 (CET)
  Summer (DST) UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
24115 /24460
Elevation92–233 m (302–764 ft)
(avg. 103 m or 338 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Château-l'Évêque (French:  [ʃɑto levɛːk] ; Occitan : Lo Chasteu) is a commune in the Dordogne department in Nouvelle-Aquitaine in southwestern France.

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Population

Historical population
YearPop.±%
17931,462    
18001,481+1.3%
18061,510+2.0%
18211,509−0.1%
18311,590+5.4%
18361,610+1.3%
18411,360−15.5%
18461,566+15.1%
18511,605+2.5%
18561,557−3.0%
18611,553−0.3%
18661,570+1.1%
18721,544−1.7%
18761,515−1.9%
18811,598+5.5%
18861,578−1.3%
18911,582+0.3%
YearPop.±%
18961,563−1.2%
19011,491−4.6%
19061,372−8.0%
19111,377+0.4%
19211,265−8.1%
19261,221−3.5%
19311,216−0.4%
19361,211−0.4%
19461,130−6.7%
19541,186+5.0%
19621,191+0.4%
19681,173−1.5%
19751,235+5.3%
19821,378+11.6%
19901,701+23.4%
19991,760+3.5%
20082,001+13.7%

Castle

The castle of Chateau-L'Eveque was built in the 14th century by the bishop of Périgueux, and was partly destroyed and restored in the 15th and 16th centuries. The park and castle are open to visitors. [2]

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References

  1. "Populations légales 2018". INSEE. 28 December 2020.
  2. "Welcome in Château de Château l'Évêque". Château de Château l'Évêque. Retrieved 1 October 2019.