Brives-sur-Charente

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Brives-sur-Charente
Eglise Brives sur Charente.jpg
Brives-sur-Charente is located in France
Brives-sur-Charente
Brives-sur-Charente
Coordinates: 45°40′16″N 0°27′39″W / 45.6711°N 0.4608°W / 45.6711; -0.4608Coordinates: 45°40′16″N 0°27′39″W / 45.6711°N 0.4608°W / 45.6711; -0.4608
Country France
Region Poitou-Charentes
Department Charente-Maritime
Arrondissement Saintes
Canton Pons
Intercommunality Région de Pons
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Philippe Guillot
Area
 • Land1 5.94 km2 (2.29 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 226
 • Population2 density 38/km2 (99/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 17069 / 17800
Elevation 2–37 m (6.6–121.4 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.

Brives-sur-Charente is a commune in the Charente-Maritime department in the Poitou-Charentes region in southwestern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 313 —    
1800 337 +7.7%
1806 310 −8.0%
1821 315 +1.6%
1831 362 +14.9%
1836 370 +2.2%
1841 371 +0.3%
1846 367 −1.1%
1851 354 −3.5%
1856 381 +7.6%
1861 357 −6.3%
1866 378 +5.9%
1872 384 +1.6%
1876 422 +9.9%
1881 357 −15.4%
1886 347 −2.8%
1891 351 +1.2%
1896 398 +13.4%
1901 369 −7.3%
1906 307 −16.8%
1911 318 +3.6%
1921 317 −0.3%
1926 296 −6.6%
1931 248 −16.2%
1936 203 −18.1%
1946 226 +11.3%
1954 235 +4.0%
1962 219 −6.8%
1968 198 −9.6%
1975 210 +6.1%
1982 208 −1.0%
1990 176 −15.4%
1999 197 +11.9%
2008 226 +14.7%

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