Pressignac

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Pressignac
Town hall and school
Town hall and school
Pressignac is located in France
Pressignac
Pressignac
Coordinates: 45°49′36″N 0°44′38″E / 45.8267°N 0.7439°E / 45.8267; 0.7439Coordinates: 45°49′36″N 0°44′38″E / 45.8267°N 0.7439°E / 45.8267; 0.7439
Country France
Region Poitou-Charentes
Department Charente
Arrondissement Confolens
Canton Chabanais
Intercommunality Haute-Charente
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Maurice Faure
Area
 • Land1 28.15 km2 (10.87 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 428
 • Population2 density 15/km2 (39/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 16270 / 16150
Elevation 163–282 m (535–925 ft)
(avg. 264 m or 866 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.

Pressignac is a commune in the Charente department in southwestern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1793 1,304 —    
1800 1,669 +28.0%
1806 1,056 −36.7%
1821 1,198 +13.4%
1831 1,277 +6.6%
1841 1,446 +13.2%
1846 1,504 +4.0%
1851 1,511 +0.5%
1856 1,463 −3.2%
1861 1,409 −3.7%
1866 1,470 +4.3%
1872 1,366 −7.1%
1876 1,315 −3.7%
1881 1,362 +3.6%
1886 1,434 +5.3%
1891 1,509 +5.2%
1896 1,504 −0.3%
1901 1,515 +0.7%
1906 1,525 +0.7%
1911 1,354 −11.2%
1921 1,178 −13.0%
1926 1,109 −5.9%
1931 1,041 −6.1%
1936 1,010 −3.0%
1946 934 −7.5%
1954 790 −15.4%
1962 781 −1.1%
1968 665 −14.9%
1975 577 −13.2%
1982 519 −10.1%
1990 477 −8.1%
1999 449 −5.9%
2008 428 −4.7%

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