Courant, Charente-Maritime

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Courant
Courant is located in France
Courant
Courant
Coordinates: 46°02′35″N 0°34′21″W / 46.0431°N 0.5725°W / 46.0431; -0.5725Coordinates: 46°02′35″N 0°34′21″W / 46.0431°N 0.5725°W / 46.0431; -0.5725
Country France
Region Poitou-Charentes
Department Charente-Maritime
Arrondissement Saint-Jean-d'Angély
Canton Loulay
Intercommunality Canton de Loulay
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Roland Nazet
Area1 15.46 km2 (5.97 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 353
 • Density 23/km2 (59/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 17124 / 17330
Elevation 12–99 m (39–325 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.

Courant is a commune in the Charente-Maritime department in southwestern France.

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Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 438 —    
1968 423 −3.4%
1975 349 −17.5%
1982 329 −5.7%
1990 294 −10.6%
1999 277 −5.8%
2008 353 +27.4%

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