Bourg-Charente

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Bourg-Charente
Town hall
Town hall
Bourg-Charente is located in France
Bourg-Charente
Bourg-Charente
Coordinates: 45°40′25″N 0°13′11″W / 45.6736°N 0.2197°W / 45.6736; -0.2197Coordinates: 45°40′25″N 0°13′11″W / 45.6736°N 0.2197°W / 45.6736; -0.2197
Country France
Region Poitou-Charentes
Department Charente
Arrondissement Cognac
Canton Segonzac
Intercommunality Jarnac
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jérôme Sourisseau
Area
 • Land1 12.02 km2 (4.64 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 739
 • Population2 density 61/km2 (160/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 16056 / 16200
Elevation 6–55 m (20–180 ft)
(avg. 12 m or 39 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.

Bourg-Charente is a commune in the Charente department in southwestern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1793 670 —    
1800 641 −4.3%
1806 610 −4.8%
1821 815 +33.6%
1831 907 +11.3%
1841 940 +3.6%
1846 962 +2.3%
1851 999 +3.8%
1856 957 −4.2%
1861 918 −4.1%
1866 1,007 +9.7%
1872 1,031 +2.4%
1876 985 −4.5%
1881 862 −12.5%
1886 822 −4.6%
1891 848 +3.2%
1896 866 +2.1%
1901 849 −2.0%
1906 853 +0.5%
1911 778 −8.8%
1921 676 −13.1%
1926 710 +5.0%
1931 739 +4.1%
1936 679 −8.1%
1946 676 −0.4%
1954 747 +10.5%
1962 732 −2.0%
1968 698 −4.6%
1975 708 +1.4%
1982 739 +4.4%
1990 722 −2.3%
1999 754 +4.4%
2008 739 −2.0%

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