Charron, Charente-Maritime

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Charron
Port du Pavé
Port du Pavé
Coat of arms of Charron
Coat of arms
Charron is located in France
Charron
Charron
Coordinates: 46°17′43″N 1°06′18″W / 46.2953°N 1.105°W / 46.2953; -1.105Coordinates: 46°17′43″N 1°06′18″W / 46.2953°N 1.105°W / 46.2953; -1.105
Country France
Region Poitou-Charentes
Department Charente-Maritime
Arrondissement La Rochelle
Canton Marans
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jérémy Boisseau
Area1 37.54 km2 (14.49 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 2,259
 • Density 60/km2 (160/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 17091 / 17230
Elevation 0–11 m (0–36 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.

Charron is a commune in the Charente-Maritime department in the Poitou-Charentes region in southwestern France. It is situated at the outflow of the Sèvre Niortaise into the Atlantic Ocean.

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Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 1,307 —    
1968 1,337 +2.3%
1975 1,444 +8.0%
1982 1,538 +6.5%
1990 1,512 −1.7%
1999 1,650 +9.1%
2008 2,259 +36.9%

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