Bussac-sur-Charente

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Bussac-sur-Charente
Bussac-sur-Charente is located in France
Bussac-sur-Charente
Bussac-sur-Charente
Coordinates: 45°47′13″N 0°37′59″W / 45.7869°N 0.6331°W / 45.7869; -0.6331Coordinates: 45°47′13″N 0°37′59″W / 45.7869°N 0.6331°W / 45.7869; -0.6331
Country France
Region Poitou-Charentes
Department Charente-Maritime
Arrondissement Saintes
Canton Saintes-Nord
Intercommunality Pays Santon
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Christophe Dourthe
Area
 • Land1 9.98 km2 (3.85 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 1,265
 • Population2 density 130/km2 (330/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 17073 / 17100
Elevation 2–60 m (6.6–196.9 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.

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

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Twin towns – Sister cities[edit]

Bussac-sur-Charente is twinned with:

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1793 573 —    
1800 490 −14.5%
1806 440 −10.2%
1821 547 +24.3%
1831 538 −1.6%
1836 665 +23.6%
1841 708 +6.5%
1846 695 −1.8%
1851 642 −7.6%
1856 642 +0.0%
1861 651 +1.4%
1866 615 −5.5%
1872 618 +0.5%
1876 622 +0.6%
1881 596 −4.2%
1886 556 −6.7%
1891 555 −0.2%
1896 516 −7.0%
1901 509 −1.4%
1906 610 +19.8%
1911 534 −12.5%
1921 468 −12.4%
1926 464 −0.9%
1931 491 +5.8%
1936 455 −7.3%
1946 516 +13.4%
1954 539 +4.5%
1962 525 −2.6%
1968 602 +14.7%
1975 662 +10.0%
1982 860 +29.9%
1990 989 +15.0%
1999 1,123 +13.5%
2008 1,265 +12.6%

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Association Suisse des Communes et Régions d’Europe". L'Association suisse pour le Conseil des Communes et Régions d'Europe (ASCCRE) (in French). Retrieved 2013-07-20.