Saujon

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Saujon
Saujon seudre.JPG
Coat of arms of Saujon
Coat of arms
Saujon is located in France
Saujon
Saujon
Coordinates: 45°40′17″N 0°55′40″W / 45.6714°N 0.9278°W / 45.6714; -0.9278Coordinates: 45°40′17″N 0°55′40″W / 45.6714°N 0.9278°W / 45.6714; -0.9278
Country France
Region Poitou-Charentes
Department Charente-Maritime
Arrondissement Saintes
Canton Saujon
Intercommunality Royan Atlantique
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Pascal Ferchaud
Area
 • Land1 18.01 km2 (6.95 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 6,528
 • Population2 density 360/km2 (940/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 17421 / 17600
Elevation 0–20 m (0–66 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.

Saujon is a commune in the Charente-Maritime department in southwestern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1793 1,524 —    
1800 2,200 +44.4%
1806 2,200 +0.0%
1821 1,837 −16.5%
1831 2,122 +15.5%
1836 2,279 +7.4%
1841 2,217 −2.7%
1846 2,444 +10.2%
1851 2,564 +4.9%
1856 2,826 +10.2%
1861 2,889 +2.2%
1866 2,957 +2.4%
1872 2,891 −2.2%
1876 3,039 +5.1%
1881 3,130 +3.0%
1886 3,292 +5.2%
1891 3,132 −4.9%
1896 3,222 +2.9%
1901 3,355 +4.1%
1906 3,155 −6.0%
1911 3,137 −0.6%
1921 2,852 −9.1%
1926 2,963 +3.9%
1931 3,015 +1.8%
1936 3,063 +1.6%
1946 3,469 +13.3%
1954 3,182 −8.3%
1962 3,428 +7.7%
1968 3,801 +10.9%
1975 4,426 +16.4%
1982 4,777 +7.9%
1990 4,891 +2.4%
1999 5,395 +10.3%
2008 6,528 +21.0%

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