Sainte-Marguerite-Lafigère

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Sainte-Marguerite-Lafigère
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Sainte-Marguerite-Lafigère is located in France
Sainte-Marguerite-Lafigère
Sainte-Marguerite-Lafigère
Coordinates: 44°28′43″N 3°59′20″E / 44.4786°N 3.9889°E / 44.4786; 3.9889Coordinates: 44°28′43″N 3°59′20″E / 44.4786°N 3.9889°E / 44.4786; 3.9889
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Ardèche
Arrondissement Largentière
Canton Les Vans
Intercommunality Cévennes et Vivaroises
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Elie Louche
Area
 • Land1 10.07 km2 (3.89 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 80
 • Population2 density 7.9/km2 (21/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 07266 / 07140
Elevation 255–1,000 m (837–3,281 ft)
(avg. 450 m or 1,480 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.

Sainte-Marguerite-Lafigère is a commune in the Ardèche department in southern France.

Geography[edit]

The commune is traversed by the river Chassezac.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 198 —    
1800 328 +65.7%
1806 463 +41.2%
1821 337 −27.2%
1831 506 +50.1%
1836 520 +2.8%
1841 525 +1.0%
1846 551 +5.0%
1851 544 −1.3%
1856 600 +10.3%
1861 611 +1.8%
1866 546 −10.6%
1872 556 +1.8%
1876 566 +1.8%
1881 514 −9.2%
1886 606 +17.9%
1891 614 +1.3%
1896 559 −9.0%
1901 746 +33.5%
1906 829 +11.1%
1911 552 −33.4%
1921 467 −15.4%
1926 427 −8.6%
1931 412 −3.5%
1936 353 −14.3%
1946 270 −23.5%
1954 171 −36.7%
1962 235 +37.4%
1968 172 −26.8%
1975 149 −13.4%
1982 129 −13.4%
1990 91 −29.5%
1999 73 −19.8%
2008 80 +9.6%

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