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Centre, France

Centre is one of 22 primary administrative regions in France with a population of approximately 2,526,919 people.

Facts and figures on Centre at a glance

Region name: Centre (Centre)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 2,526,919 people
Country: France
Continent: Europe

The regional headquarters of Centre (Centre) is located in the regional capital Orleans (Orléans) with a population of 124,149 people.

The distance as the crow flies from Centre's regional capital Orleans to France's capital Paris (Paris) is approximately 111 km (69 mi).

Facts and figures about Centre
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
Centre Centre2,526,919 peopleOrleans Orléans124,149 people

Compare with other regions in France.

Map of Centre

Map of Centre

Information on Centre

Information on Centre
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
Centre CentreOrleans Orléans6FranceEurope

Time in Centre

Time in Centre
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Fri, 18 Aug 2017 - 8:19pmIn effect (+1 hour)Fri, 18 Aug 2017 - 7:19pmGMT UTC +2.0Europe/Paris

Geographic coordinates of Centre

Latitude & Longitude of Centre
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map47°30'00.0"N (47.5000000°)1°45'00.0"E (1.7500000°)

Subregions in Centre

There are 6 administrative subregions in Centre.
Subregions in Centre
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Departement d'Eure-et-Loir Département d'Eure-et-Loir1.436,966Chartres Chartres43,838
Departement d'Indre-et-Loire Département d'Indre-et-Loire2.603,337Tours Tours141,621
Departement de l'Indre Département de l'Indre3.239,443Chateauroux Châteauroux53,301
Departement du Cher Département du Cher4.319,423Bourges Bourges67,987
Departement du Loir-et-Cher Département du Loir-et-Cher5.338,503Blois Blois53,660
Departement du Loiret Département du Loiret6.672,142Orleans Orléans124,149

External sources of information on Centre

Centre on Wikipedia