Écuras

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Écuras
Town hall
Town hall
Écuras is located in France
Écuras
Écuras
Coordinates: 45°41′04″N 0°34′05″E / 45.6844°N 0.5681°E / 45.6844; 0.5681Coordinates: 45°41′04″N 0°34′05″E / 45.6844°N 0.5681°E / 45.6844; 0.5681
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Charente
Arrondissement Angoulême
Canton Montbron
Intercommunality Seuil Charente-Périgord
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Claude Fils
Area1 24.22 km2 (9.35 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 638
 • Density 26/km2 (68/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 16124 /16220
Elevation 111–280 m (364–919 ft)
(avg. 218 m or 715 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.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 1,400 —    
1800 1,499 +7.1%
1806 1,547 +3.2%
1821 1,613 +4.3%
1831 1,650 +2.3%
1841 1,677 +1.6%
1846 1,788 +6.6%
1851 1,772 −0.9%
1856 1,741 −1.7%
1861 1,685 −3.2%
1866 1,730 +2.7%
1872 1,637 −5.4%
1876 1,617 −1.2%
1881 1,695 +4.8%
1886 1,641 −3.2%
1891 1,581 −3.7%
1896 1,543 −2.4%
1901 1,520 −1.5%
1906 1,463 −3.7%
1911 1,400 −4.3%
1921 1,244 −11.1%
1926 1,230 −1.1%
1931 1,148 −6.7%
1936 1,132 −1.4%
1946 1,004 −11.3%
1954 894 −11.0%
1962 838 −6.3%
1968 776 −7.4%
1975 686 −11.6%
1982 634 −7.6%
1990 628 −0.9%
1999 557 −11.3%
2008 638 +14.5%

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