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Gisors



Gisors (French pronunciation: ​[ʒizɔʁ]) is a commune of Normandy, France. It is located 62.9 km (39.1 mi) northwest from the centre of Paris.

Gisors
City as seen from the castle terrasse
Location of Gisors
Coordinates:
CountryFrance
RegionNormandy
DepartmentEure
ArrondissementLes Andelys
CantonGisors
IntercommunalityVexin Normand
Government
 • Mayor (2020–2026) Alexandre Rassaërt
Area
1
16.67 km2 (6.44 sq mi)
Population
 (Jan. 2018)[1]
11,674
 • Density700/km2 (1,800/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
27284 /27140
Elevation47–142 m (154–466 ft)
(avg. 74 m or 243 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Gisors, together with the neighbouring communes of Trie-Château and Trie-la-Ville, form an urban area of 12,669 inhabitants (1999 census). This urban area is a satellite town of Paris.

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Geography

Gisors is located in the Vexin normand region of Normandy, at the confluence of the Epte, Troesne and Réveillon rivers .


Population

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1793 3,021—    
1800 3,650+20.8%
1806 3,277−10.2%
1821 3,339+1.9%
1831 3,533+5.8%
1836 3,364−4.8%
1841 3,624+7.7%
1846 3,616−0.2%
1851 3,653+1.0%
1856 3,694+1.1%
1861 3,654−1.1%
1866 3,573−2.2%
1872 3,834+7.3%
1876 4,047+5.6%
1881 4,362+7.8%
1886 4,359−0.1%
1891 4,462+2.4%
YearPop.±%
1896 4,681+4.9%
1901 4,861+3.8%
1906 4,888+0.6%
1911 5,508+12.7%
1921 5,494−0.3%
1926 5,564+1.3%
1931 5,868+5.5%
1936 5,867−0.0%
1946 5,078−13.4%
1954 5,670+11.7%
1962 6,398+12.8%
1968 7,329+14.6%
1975 8,069+10.1%
1982 8,732+8.2%
1990 9,481+8.6%
1999 10,884+14.8%
2008 11,681+7.3%

Transport

The Gisors station is the terminus of a Transilien suburban rail service from the Paris Saint-Lazare station.


Sights


See also


References

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2018" . INSEE. 28 December 2020.
  2. ^ Bradford Smith, The Foundations of the West - Course Material, Chapter 8 The Age of the Crusades - The Rise of France under Philip Augustus and of St. Louis Archived 2008-06-12 at the Wayback Machine Oglethorpe University, Summer 2000.
  3. ^ Nicholas Vincent, "William Marshal, King Henry II and the Honour of Chateauroux Archived 2012-02-10 at the Wayback Machine", in: Archives: The Journal of the British Record Association vol. 25, no. 102 (2000).
  4. ^ A Thirteenth-Century Minstrel's Chronicle, a translation by Robert Levine of the Récits d'un ménestrel de Reims, a thirteenth-century historical fiction Archived 2008-05-16 at the Wayback Machine, Mellen Press, Lewiston, 1990.

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