Barzan, Charente-Maritime

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Barzan
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Barzan is located in France
Barzan
Barzan
Coordinates: 45°31′36″N 0°51′17″W / 45.5267°N 0.8547°W / 45.5267; -0.8547Coordinates: 45°31′36″N 0°51′17″W / 45.5267°N 0.8547°W / 45.5267; -0.8547
Country France
Region Poitou-Charentes
Department Charente-Maritime
Arrondissement Saintes
Canton Cozes
Intercommunality Royan Atlantique
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Robert Maigre
Area1 8.07 km2 (3.12 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 453
 • Density 56/km2 (150/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 17034 / 17120
Elevation 0–47 m (0–154 ft)

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.

Barzan is a commune in the Charente-Maritime department in southwestern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 375 —    
1800 555 +48.0%
1806 715 +28.8%
1821 611 −14.5%
1831 606 −0.8%
1836 637 +5.1%
1841 621 −2.5%
1846 649 +4.5%
1851 641 −1.2%
1856 624 −2.7%
1861 570 −8.7%
1866 577 +1.2%
1872 554 −4.0%
1876 568 +2.5%
1881 580 +2.1%
1886 564 −2.8%
1891 574 +1.8%
1896 571 −0.5%
1901 527 −7.7%
1906 546 +3.6%
1911 537 −1.6%
1921 432 −19.6%
1926 401 −7.2%
1931 420 +4.7%
1936 400 −4.8%
1946 388 −3.0%
1954 414 +6.7%
1962 431 +4.1%
1968 378 −12.3%
1975 344 −9.0%
1982 371 +7.8%
1990 410 +10.5%
1999 428 +4.4%
2008 453 +5.8%

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