Le Bois-Plage-en-Ré

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Le Bois-Plage-en-Ré
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Coat of arms of Le Bois-Plage-en-Ré
Coat of arms
Le Bois-Plage-en-Ré is located in France
Le Bois-Plage-en-Ré
Le Bois-Plage-en-Ré
Coordinates: 46°11′14″N 1°23′31″W / 46.1872°N 1.3919°W / 46.1872; -1.3919Coordinates: 46°11′14″N 1°23′31″W / 46.1872°N 1.3919°W / 46.1872; -1.3919
Country France
Region Poitou-Charentes
Department Charente-Maritime
Arrondissement La Rochelle
Canton Saint-Martin-de-Ré
Intercommunality Île de Ré
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Pierre Gaillard
Area1 12.18 km2 (4.70 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 2,330
 • Density 190/km2 (500/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 17051 / 17580
Elevation 1–17 m (3.3–55.8 ft)
(avg. 11 m or 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.

Le Bois-Plage-en-Ré is a commune in the Charente-Maritime department in the Poitou-Charentes region in southwestern France. It is situated on the Île de Ré.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 2,300 —    
1800 1,950 −15.2%
1806 1,922 −1.4%
1821 2,154 +12.1%
1831 2,088 −3.1%
1836 2,059 −1.4%
1841 2,048 −0.5%
1846 2,093 +2.2%
1851 2,074 −0.9%
1856 1,987 −4.2%
1861 1,940 −2.4%
1866 1,895 −2.3%
1872 1,738 −8.3%
1876 1,633 −6.0%
1881 1,714 +5.0%
1886 1,647 −3.9%
1891 1,679 +1.9%
1896 1,618 −3.6%
1901 1,598 −1.2%
1906 1,504 −5.9%
1911 1,273 −15.4%
1921 1,100 −13.6%
1926 1,085 −1.4%
1931 1,056 −2.7%
1936 1,005 −4.8%
1946 893 −11.1%
1954 1,084 +21.4%
1962 1,172 +8.1%
1968 1,172 +0.0%
1975 1,317 +12.4%
1982 1,560 +18.5%
1990 2,014 +29.1%
1999 2,245 +11.5%
2008 2,330 +3.8%

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