Coulounieix-Chamiers

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Coulounieix-Chamiers
Chateau of Rolphie
Chateau of Rolphie
Coulounieix-Chamiers is located in France
Coulounieix-Chamiers
Coulounieix-Chamiers
Coordinates: 45°11′14″N 0°41′32″E / 45.1872°N 0.6922°E / 45.1872; 0.6922Coordinates: 45°11′14″N 0°41′32″E / 45.1872°N 0.6922°E / 45.1872; 0.6922
Country France
Region Aquitaine
Department Dordogne
Arrondissement Périgueux
Canton Périgueux-Ouest
Intercommunality Agglomération Périgourdine
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Pierre Roussarie
Area
 • Land1 21.70 km2 (8.38 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 8,356
 • Population2 density 390/km2 (1,000/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 24138 / 24660
Elevation 78–222 m (256–728 ft)
(avg. 186 m or 610 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.

Coulounieix-Chamiers is a commune in the Dordogne department in Aquitaine in southwestern France. It is a suburb of Périgueux.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1831 980 —    
1836 980 +0.0%
1841 1,011 +3.2%
1846 960 −5.0%
1851 1,044 +8.7%
1856 1,045 +0.1%
1861 1,073 +2.7%
1866 1,186 +10.5%
1872 1,188 +0.2%
1876 1,237 +4.1%
1881 1,299 +5.0%
1886 1,333 +2.6%
1891 1,415 +6.2%
1896 1,403 −0.8%
1901 1,436 +2.4%
1906 1,332 −7.2%
1911 1,418 +6.5%
1921 1,461 +3.0%
1926 1,610 +10.2%
1931 1,677 +4.2%
1936 1,719 +2.5%
1946 2,016 +17.3%
1954 2,709 +34.4%
1962 5,816 +114.7%
1968 7,421 +27.6%
1975 8,169 +10.1%
1982 8,250 +1.0%
1990 8,403 +1.9%
1999 8,114 −3.4%
2008 8,356 +3.0%

International relations[edit]

Coulounieix-Chamiers is twinned with the town of Port Laoise in Ireland.

Sister city[edit]

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