Ruffec, Indre

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Ruffec
Ruffec (Indre).jpg
Ruffec is located in France
Ruffec
Ruffec
Coordinates: 46°37′48″N 1°10′20″E / 46.63°N 1.1722°E / 46.63; 1.1722Coordinates: 46°37′48″N 1°10′20″E / 46.63°N 1.1722°E / 46.63; 1.1722
Country France
Region Centre
Department Indre
Arrondissement Le Blanc
Canton Le Blanc
Intercommunality Brenne Val de Creuse
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Édith Vachaud
Area1 40.93 km2 (15.80 sq mi)
Population (2009)2 644
 • Density 16/km2 (41/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 36176 / 36300
Elevation 77–141 m (253–463 ft)
(avg. 87 m or 285 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.

Ruffec is a commune in the Indre department in central France.

Geography[edit]

The commune is located in the parc naturel régional de la Brenne.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 441 —    
1800 504 +14.3%
1806 477 −5.4%
1821 629 +31.9%
1831 758 +20.5%
1836 747 −1.5%
1841 714 −4.4%
1846 783 +9.7%
1851 826 +5.5%
1856 851 +3.0%
1861 825 −3.1%
1866 834 +1.1%
1872 814 −2.4%
1876 831 +2.1%
1881 880 +5.9%
1886 921 +4.7%
1891 956 +3.8%
1896 942 −1.5%
1901 992 +5.3%
1906 949 −4.3%
1911 887 −6.5%
1921 816 −8.0%
1926 818 +0.2%
1931 739 −9.7%
1936 750 +1.5%
1946 736 −1.9%
1954 650 −11.7%
1962 670 +3.1%
1968 635 −5.2%
1975 607 −4.4%
1982 519 −14.5%
1990 594 +14.5%
1999 525 −11.6%
2009 644 +22.7%

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