Cercles

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Cercles
Cercles village (1).JPG
Cercles is located in France
Cercles
Cercles
Coordinates: 45°21′55″N 0°27′45″E / 45.3653°N 0.4625°E / 45.3653; 0.4625Coordinates: 45°21′55″N 0°27′45″E / 45.3653°N 0.4625°E / 45.3653; 0.4625
Country France
Region Aquitaine
Department Dordogne
Arrondissement Périgueux
Canton Verteillac
Intercommunality Verteillacois
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Francis Jarreton
Area1 15.07 km2 (5.82 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 179
 • Density 12/km2 (31/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 24093 / 24320
Elevation 114–211 m (374–692 ft)
(avg. 155 m or 509 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.

Cercles is a commune in the Dordogne department in Aquitaine in southwestern France.

History[edit]

From 1825 to 1877, the nearby town of La Chapelle-Montabourlet was incorporated into Cercles.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 218 —    
1968 231 +6.0%
1975 183 −20.8%
1982 187 +2.2%
1990 207 +10.7%
1999 173 −16.4%
2008 179 +3.5%

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