Salagnac

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Salagnac
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Coat of arms of Salagnac
Coat of arms
Salagnac is located in France
Salagnac
Salagnac
Coordinates: 45°18′43″N 1°11′56″E / 45.3119°N 1.1989°E / 45.3119; 1.1989Coordinates: 45°18′43″N 1°11′56″E / 45.3119°N 1.1989°E / 45.3119; 1.1989
Country France
Region Aquitaine
Department Dordogne
Arrondissement Périgueux
Canton Excideuil
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Alain Maigret
Area1 9.08 km2 (3.51 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 891
 • Density 98/km2 (250/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 24515 / 24160
Elevation 176–354 m (577–1,161 ft)
(avg. 190 m or 620 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.

Salagnac (Occitan: Salanhac) is a commune in the Dordogne department in Aquitaine in southwestern France.

History[edit]

During the creation of the French departments in 1790, it first joined the Corrèze department. In 1793 it became part of the Dordogne department.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 734 —    
1968 826 +12.5%
1975 1,122 +35.8%
1982 967 −13.8%
1990 990 +2.4%
1999 1,028 +3.8%
2008 891 −13.3%

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