Port-des-Barques

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Port-des-Barques
Open-air chapel
Open-air chapel
Coat of arms of Port-des-Barques
Coat of arms
Port-des-Barques is located in France
Port-des-Barques
Port-des-Barques
Coordinates: 45°57′00″N 1°04′59″W / 45.95°N 1.083°W / 45.95; -1.083Coordinates: 45°57′00″N 1°04′59″W / 45.95°N 1.083°W / 45.95; -1.083
Country France
Region Poitou-Charentes
Department Charente-Maritime
Arrondissement Rochefort
Canton Saint-Agnant
Intercommunality Pays Rochefortais
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jacky Laugraud
Area
 • Land1 5.66 km2 (2.19 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 1,851
 • Population2 density 330/km2 (850/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 17484 / 17730
Elevation 0–10 m (0–33 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.

Port-des-Barques is a commune in the Charente-Maritime department in southwestern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1968 1,181 —    
1975 1,234 +4.5%
1982 1,330 +7.8%
1990 1,455 +9.4%
1999 1,534 +5.4%
2008 1,851 +20.7%

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