Muron

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Muron
Muron is located in France
Muron
Muron
Coordinates: 46°02′09″N 0°49′43″W / 46.0358°N 0.8286°W / 46.0358; -0.8286Coordinates: 46°02′09″N 0°49′43″W / 46.0358°N 0.8286°W / 46.0358; -0.8286
Country France
Region Poitou-Charentes
Department Charente-Maritime
Arrondissement Rochefort
Canton Tonnay-Charente
Intercommunality Pays Rochefortais
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Hervé de Changy
Area
 • Land1 39.06 km2 (15.08 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 1,202
 • Population2 density 31/km2 (80/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 17253 / 17430
Elevation 0–28 m (0–92 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.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 663 —    
1968 719 +8.4%
1975 754 +4.9%
1982 947 +25.6%
1990 1,017 +7.4%
1999 996 −2.1%
2008 1,202 +20.7%

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