Chalais, Dordogne

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Chalais
Chalais (Dordogne) église.JPG
Chalais is located in France
Chalais
Chalais
Coordinates: 45°30′31″N 0°55′42″E / 45.5086°N 0.9283°E / 45.5086; 0.9283Coordinates: 45°30′31″N 0°55′42″E / 45.5086°N 0.9283°E / 45.5086; 0.9283
Country France
Region Aquitaine
Department Dordogne
Arrondissement Nontron
Canton Jumilhac-le-Grand
Intercommunality Pays de Jumilhac-le-Grand
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Gérard Taffu
Area
 • Land1 18.81 km2 (7.26 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 454
 • Population2 density 24/km2 (63/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 24095 / 24800
Elevation 220–313 m (722–1,027 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.

Chalais (since June 2009, formerly Chaleix[1]) is a commune in the Dordogne department in Aquitaine in southwestern France.

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Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1962 562 —    
1968 513 −8.7%
1975 456 −11.1%
1982 385 −15.6%
1990 425 +10.4%
1999 435 +2.4%
2008 454 +4.4%

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