La Benâte

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La Benâte
La Benâte is located in France
La Benâte
La Benâte
Coordinates: 46°00′47″N 0°34′14″W / 46.0131°N 0.5706°W / 46.0131; -0.5706Coordinates: 46°00′47″N 0°34′14″W / 46.0131°N 0.5706°W / 46.0131; -0.5706
Country France
Region Poitou-Charentes
Department Charente-Maritime
Arrondissement Saint-Jean-d'Angély
Canton Saint-Jean-d'Angély
Intercommunality Canton de Saint-Jean-d'Angély
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Pierre Geoffroy (PR)
Area
 • Land1 11.07 km2 (4.27 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 412
 • Population2 density 37/km2 (96/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 17040 / 17400
Elevation 38–109 m (125–358 ft)
(avg. 67 m or 220 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.

La Benâte is a commune in the Charente-Maritime department in the Poitou-Charentes region in southwestern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1793 401 —    
1800 400 −0.2%
1806 440 +10.0%
1821 435 −1.1%
1831 501 +15.2%
1836 541 +8.0%
1841 548 +1.3%
1846 560 +2.2%
1851 567 +1.2%
1856 548 −3.4%
1861 611 +11.5%
1866 591 −3.3%
1872 620 +4.9%
1876 604 −2.6%
1881 561 −7.1%
1886 502 −10.5%
1891 462 −8.0%
1896 454 −1.7%
1901 418 −7.9%
1906 441 +5.5%
1911 435 −1.4%
1921 396 −9.0%
1926 375 −5.3%
1931 358 −4.5%
1936 353 −1.4%
1946 347 −1.7%
1954 355 +2.3%
1962 340 −4.2%
1968 316 −7.1%
1975 259 −18.0%
1982 288 +11.2%
1990 354 +22.9%
1999 402 +13.6%
2008 412 +2.5%

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