Montguyon

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Montguyon
Ruins of the chateau
Ruins of the chateau
Coat of arms of Montguyon
Coat of arms
Montguyon is located in France
Montguyon
Montguyon
Coordinates: 45°12′58″N 0°11′14″W / 45.2161°N 0.1872°W / 45.2161; -0.1872Coordinates: 45°12′58″N 0°11′14″W / 45.2161°N 0.1872°W / 45.2161; -0.1872
Country France
Region Poitou-Charentes
Department Charente-Maritime
Arrondissement Jonzac
Canton Montguyon
Intercommunality Haute-Saintonge
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) François Bastère
Area1 18.18 km2 (7.02 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 1,453
 • Density 80/km2 (210/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 17241 / 17270
Elevation 30–121 m (98–397 ft)
(avg. 60 m or 200 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.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 1,450 —    
1800 1,298 −10.5%
1806 1,299 +0.1%
1821 1,421 +9.4%
1831 1,471 +3.5%
1836 1,457 −1.0%
1841 1,454 −0.2%
1846 1,415 −2.7%
1851 1,422 +0.5%
1856 1,404 −1.3%
1861 1,513 +7.8%
1866 1,542 +1.9%
1872 1,509 −2.1%
1876 1,534 +1.7%
1881 1,659 +8.1%
1886 1,684 +1.5%
1891 1,650 −2.0%
1896 1,572 −4.7%
1901 1,616 +2.8%
1906 1,674 +3.6%
1911 1,619 −3.3%
1921 1,522 −6.0%
1926 1,537 +1.0%
1931 1,567 +2.0%
1936 1,545 −1.4%
1946 1,467 −5.0%
1954 1,542 +5.1%
1962 1,737 +12.6%
1968 1,841 +6.0%
1975 1,648 −10.5%
1982 1,662 +0.8%
1990 1,647 −0.9%
1999 1,461 −11.3%
2008 1,453 −0.5%

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