Claix, Charente

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Claix
Town hall
Town hall
Claix is located in France
Claix
Claix
Coordinates: 45°33′22″N 0°02′37″E / 45.5561°N 0.0436°E / 45.5561; 0.0436Coordinates: 45°33′22″N 0°02′37″E / 45.5561°N 0.0436°E / 45.5561; 0.0436
Country France
Region Poitou-Charentes
Department Charente
Arrondissement Angoulême
Canton Blanzac-Porcheresse
Intercommunality Blanzacais
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Dominique Pérez
Area1 14.87 km2 (5.74 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 898
 • Density 60/km2 (160/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 16101 / 16440
Elevation 50–148 m (164–486 ft)
(avg. 150 m or 490 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.

Claix is a commune in the Charente department in southwestern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 543 —    
1800 543 +0.0%
1806 484 −10.9%
1821 464 −4.1%
1831 565 +21.8%
1841 601 +6.4%
1846 548 −8.8%
1851 536 −2.2%
1856 509 −5.0%
1861 534 +4.9%
1866 549 +2.8%
1872 508 −7.5%
1876 485 −4.5%
1881 427 −12.0%
1886 384 −10.1%
1891 437 +13.8%
1896 403 −7.8%
1901 427 +6.0%
1906 425 −0.5%
1911 444 +4.5%
1921 422 −5.0%
1926 382 −9.5%
1931 410 +7.3%
1936 379 −7.6%
1946 402 +6.1%
1954 447 +11.2%
1962 516 +15.4%
1968 512 −0.8%
1975 542 +5.9%
1982 672 +24.0%
1990 816 +21.4%
1999 746 −8.6%
2008 898 +20.4%

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