Chadenac

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Chadenac
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Chadenac is located in France
Chadenac
Chadenac
Coordinates: 45°32′32″N 0°26′27″W / 45.5422°N 0.4408°W / 45.5422; -0.4408Coordinates: 45°32′32″N 0°26′27″W / 45.5422°N 0.4408°W / 45.5422; -0.4408
Country France
Region Poitou-Charentes
Department Charente-Maritime
Arrondissement Saintes
Canton Pons
Intercommunality Haute-Saintonge
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Gérard Guibert
Area1 14.11 km2 (5.45 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 401
 • Density 28/km2 (74/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 17078 / 17800
Elevation 32–112 m (105–367 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.

Chadenac is a commune in the Charente-Maritime department in southwestern France. Chadenac has a notable romanesque church and a small Merovingian museum. It lies 8 km from Jonzac and 9 km from Pons off the D142 road, close to the Way of St. James.

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Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 721 —    
1800 748 +3.7%
1806 678 −9.4%
1821 875 +29.1%
1831 860 −1.7%
1836 807 −6.2%
1841 796 −1.4%
1846 827 +3.9%
1851 793 −4.1%
1856 801 +1.0%
1861 826 +3.1%
1866 814 −1.5%
1872 797 −2.1%
1876 740 −7.2%
1881 687 −7.2%
1886 655 −4.7%
1891 661 +0.9%
1896 640 −3.2%
1901 626 −2.2%
1906 644 +2.9%
1911 670 +4.0%
1921 592 −11.6%
1926 551 −6.9%
1931 556 +0.9%
1936 544 −2.2%
1946 512 −5.9%
1954 516 +0.8%
1962 601 +16.5%
1968 531 −11.6%
1975 473 −10.9%
1982 429 −9.3%
1990 424 −1.2%
1999 425 +0.2%
2008 401 −5.6%

Inhabitants are known as Chadenacais.

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