Montbron

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Montbron
Town hall
Town hall
Coat of arms of Montbron
Coat of arms
Montbron is located in France
Montbron
Montbron
Coordinates: 45°40′05″N 0°30′06″E / 45.6681°N 0.5017°E / 45.6681; 0.5017Coordinates: 45°40′05″N 0°30′06″E / 45.6681°N 0.5017°E / 45.6681; 0.5017
Country France
Region Poitou-Charentes
Department Charente
Arrondissement Angoulême
Canton Montbron
Intercommunality Seuil Charente-Périgord
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Gwenhaël François
Area1 43.34 km2 (16.73 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 2,163
 • Density 50/km2 (130/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 16223 / 16220
Elevation 95–287 m (312–942 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.

Montbron is a commune in the Charente department in southwestern France on the Tardoire river.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 2,668 —    
1800 3,101 +16.2%
1806 2,980 −3.9%
1821 3,136 +5.2%
1831 3,172 +1.1%
1841 3,189 +0.5%
1846 3,276 +2.7%
1851 3,331 +1.7%
1856 3,152 −5.4%
1861 3,240 +2.8%
1866 3,300 +1.9%
1872 3,168 −4.0%
1876 3,264 +3.0%
1881 3,323 +1.8%
1886 3,426 +3.1%
1891 3,135 −8.5%
1896 3,027 −3.4%
1901 2,983 −1.5%
1906 3,005 +0.7%
1911 2,729 −9.2%
1921 2,461 −9.8%
1926 2,552 +3.7%
1931 2,530 −0.9%
1936 2,563 +1.3%
1946 2,695 +5.2%
1954 2,433 −9.7%
1962 2,469 +1.5%
1968 2,383 −3.5%
1975 2,541 +6.6%
1982 2,604 +2.5%
1990 2,422 −7.0%
1999 2,242 −7.4%
2008 2,163 −3.5%

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