Pouilly-sur-Loire


Pouilly-sur-Loire (French pronunciation: [puji syʁ lwaʁ], literally Pouilly on Loire) is a commune in the Nièvre department in central France.

Pouilly-sur-Loire
The pavillon du milieu de Loire, in Pouilly-sur-Loire
Coat of arms
Location of Pouilly-sur-Loire
Pouilly-sur-Loire
Pouilly-sur-Loire
Coordinates: 47°17′01″N 2°57′30″E
CountryFrance
RegionBourgogne-Franche-Comté
DepartmentNièvre
ArrondissementCosne-Cours-sur-Loire
CantonPouilly-sur-Loire
Government
  Mayor (20202026) Pascal Knopp[1]
Area
1
20.28 km2 (7.83 sq mi)
Population
 (Jan. 2018)[2]
1,621
  Density80/km2 (210/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
  Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
58215 /58150
Elevation143–244 m (469–801 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Pouilly-sur-Loire is a town noted for the white wine known as Pouilly-Fumé. There are several domaines that wine-tourists can visit and sample wines. Two of those domaines are actual chateaux.

Demographics


At the 1999 census, the population was 1718. On 1 January 2004, the estimate was 1746.

See also


References


  1. "Répertoire national des élus: les maires". data.gouv.fr, Plateforme ouverte des données publiques françaises (in French). 2 December 2020. Retrieved 7 December 2020.
  2. "Populations légales 2018". INSEE. 28 December 2020.