Vichy

Vichy
Vichy and the Aller river.
Vichy and the Aller river.
Coat of arms of Vichy
Coat of arms
Vichy is located in France
Vichy
Vichy
Coordinates: 46°07′40″N 3°25′36″E / 46°07′40″N 3°25′36″E / 46.1278; 3.4267
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Allier
Arrondissement Vichy
Canton Chief town of 2 cantons:
* Vichy-1
* Vichy-2
Intercommunality Vichy Communauté
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Claude Malhuret
Area1 5.85 km2 (2.26 sq mi)
Population (2014)2 25,279
 • Density 4,321/km2 (11,192/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Vichyssois
Time zone CET ( UTC+1)
 • Summer ( DST) CEST ( UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 03310 /03200
Elevation 243–317 m (797–1,040 ft)
(avg. 280 m or 920 ft)
Website www.ville-vichy.fr

1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.

Vichy ( Occitan: Vichèi) is a commune in central France, in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region, along the Allier river. It is the commune in the department with second largest population after Montluçon. It is in the historic province of Bourbonnais.

History

Vichy has lots of Spas and resorts. This site was inhabited before the Roman conquest of Gaul. [1]

In 1861, Napoleon III visited Vichy several times. [2]

During World War II, it was the capital city of Vichy France. [3]

Other Languages
العربية: فيشي
asturianu: Vichy
azərbaycanca: Vişi
تۆرکجه: ویشی
Bân-lâm-gú: Vichy
беларуская: Вішы
беларуская (тарашкевіца)‎: Вішы
български: Виши
བོད་ཡིག: ཝི་ཆི།
brezhoneg: Vichy
català: Vichèi
Cebuano: Vichy
čeština: Vichy
Cymraeg: Vichy
dansk: Vichy
Deutsch: Vichy
eesti: Vichy
Ελληνικά: Βισύ
English: Vichy
español: Vichy
Esperanto: Vichy
euskara: Vichy
فارسی: ویشی
français: Vichy
Frysk: Vichy
galego: Vichy
Հայերեն: Վիշի
Ido: Vichy
Bahasa Indonesia: Vichy
italiano: Vichy
עברית: וישי
ქართული: ვიში
қазақша: Виши
Kiswahili: Vichy
Latina: Viciacum
latviešu: Višī
Lëtzebuergesch: Vichy
lietuvių: Viši
magyar: Vichy
मराठी: विशी
مازِرونی: ویشی
Bahasa Melayu: Vichy
Nederlands: Vichy (Allier)
日本語: ヴィシー
norsk: Vichy
norsk nynorsk: Vichy
occitan: Vichèi
oʻzbekcha/ўзбекча: Vichy (Allier)
پنجابی: وشی
Piemontèis: Vichy
polski: Vichy
português: Vichy
română: Vichy
русский: Виши
sardu: Vichy
Scots: Vichy
shqip: Vichy
slovenčina: Vichy
slovenščina: Vichy
ślůnski: Vichy
српски / srpski: Виши
srpskohrvatski / српскохрватски: Vichy
suomi: Vichy
svenska: Vichy
Türkçe: Vichy
ᨅᨔ ᨕᨘᨁᨗ: Vichy
українська: Віші
Tiếng Việt: Vichy
Volapük: Vichy
Winaray: Vichy
ייִדיש: ווישי
Zeêuws: Vichy
中文: 維希