Barro, Charente

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Barro
Town hall
Town hall
Barro is located in France
Barro
Barro
Coordinates: 46°00′05″N 0°13′39″E / 46.0014°N 0.2275°E / 46.0014; 0.2275Coordinates: 46°00′05″N 0°13′39″E / 46.0014°N 0.2275°E / 46.0014; 0.2275
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Charente
Arrondissement Confolens
Canton Charente-Nord
Intercommunality Ruffec
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Paul Gaildraud
Area1 10.65 km2 (4.11 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 354
 • Density 33/km2 (86/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 16031 /16700
Elevation 77–164 m (253–538 ft)
(avg. 85 m or 279 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.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 461 —    
1800 451 −2.2%
1806 537 +19.1%
1821 425 −20.9%
1831 523 +23.1%
1841 548 +4.8%
1846 534 −2.6%
1851 533 −0.2%
1856 535 +0.4%
1861 502 −6.2%
1866 453 −9.8%
1872 443 −2.2%
1876 439 −0.9%
1881 441 +0.5%
1886 454 +2.9%
1891 419 −7.7%
1896 373 −11.0%
1901 368 −1.3%
1906 332 −9.8%
1911 336 +1.2%
1921 327 −2.7%
1926 317 −3.1%
1931 305 −3.8%
1936 287 −5.9%
1946 282 −1.7%
1954 310 +9.9%
1962 254 −18.1%
1968 223 −12.2%
1975 206 −7.6%
1982 231 +12.1%
1990 258 +11.7%
1999 265 +2.7%
2008 354 +33.6%

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