Chaource

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Chaource
Chaource Eglise.JPG
Coat of arms of Chaource
Coat of arms
Chaource is located in France
Chaource
Chaource
Coordinates: 48°03′34″N 4°08′20″E / 48.0594°N 4.1389°E / 48.0594; 4.1389Coordinates: 48°03′34″N 4°08′20″E / 48.0594°N 4.1389°E / 48.0594; 4.1389
Country France
Region Champagne-Ardenne
Department Aube
Arrondissement Troyes
Canton Chaource
Intercommunality Chaourçois
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean Pouillot
Area1 31.06 km2 (11.99 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 1,104
 • Density 36/km2 (92/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 10080 / 10210

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.

Chaource is a commune in the Aube department in north-central France.

A cheese is named after this town. See Chaource cheese.

In the Chaource parish church there is a sculpture by the The Maitre de Chaource.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 1,406 —    
1800 1,605 +14.2%
1806 1,503 −6.4%
1821 1,420 −5.5%
1831 1,535 +8.1%
1836 1,569 +2.2%
1841 1,540 −1.8%
1846 1,651 +7.2%
1851 1,598 −3.2%
1856 1,549 −3.1%
1861 1,509 −2.6%
1866 1,503 −0.4%
1872 1,546 +2.9%
1876 1,479 −4.3%
1881 1,491 +0.8%
1886 1,451 −2.7%
1891 1,430 −1.4%
1896 1,321 −7.6%
1901 1,183 −10.4%
1906 1,138 −3.8%
1911 1,138 +0.0%
1921 914 −19.7%
1926 891 −2.5%
1931 903 +1.3%
1936 960 +6.3%
1946 892 −7.1%
1954 974 +9.2%
1962 978 +0.4%
1968 971 −0.7%
1975 965 −0.6%
1982 1,106 +14.6%
1990 1,031 −6.8%
1999 1,090 +5.7%
2008 1,104 +1.3%

See also[edit]

References[edit]

External links[edit]