Édon

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Édon
Edon 16 Rue&église 2013.jpg
Édon is located in France
Édon
Édon
Coordinates: 45°29′22″N 0°21′18″E / 45.4894°N 0.355°E / 45.4894; 0.355Coordinates: 45°29′22″N 0°21′18″E / 45.4894°N 0.355°E / 45.4894; 0.355
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Charente
Arrondissement Angoulême
Canton Villebois-Lavalette
Intercommunality Horte et Lavalette
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Patrice Petit
Area1 16.49 km2 (6.37 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 252
 • Density 15/km2 (40/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 16125 /16320
Elevation 85–227 m (279–745 ft)
(avg. 153 m or 502 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.

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

Geography[edit]

The Lizonne (locally called Nizonne) forms the commune's southeastern border.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 800 —    
1800 799 −0.1%
1806 727 −9.0%
1821 796 +9.5%
1831 815 +2.4%
1841 854 +4.8%
1846 871 +2.0%
1851 874 +0.3%
1856 873 −0.1%
1861 810 −7.2%
1866 715 −11.7%
1872 660 −7.7%
1876 665 +0.8%
1881 623 −6.3%
1886 612 −1.8%
1891 554 −9.5%
1896 531 −4.2%
1901 505 −4.9%
1906 562 +11.3%
1911 560 −0.4%
1921 402 −28.2%
1926 384 −4.5%
1931 384 +0.0%
1936 348 −9.4%
1946 303 −12.9%
1954 294 −3.0%
1962 278 −5.4%
1968 284 +2.2%
1975 256 −9.9%
1982 286 +11.7%
1990 306 +7.0%
1999 224 −26.8%
2008 252 +12.5%

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