Bassac, Charente

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Bassac
Town hall
Town hall
Bassac is located in France
Bassac
Bassac
Coordinates: 45°39′51″N 0°06′20″W / 45.6642°N 0.1056°W / 45.6642; -0.1056Coordinates: 45°39′51″N 0°06′20″W / 45.6642°N 0.1056°W / 45.6642; -0.1056
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Charente
Arrondissement Cognac
Canton Jarnac
Intercommunality Jarnac
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Nicole Roy
Area1 7.62 km2 (2.94 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 545
 • Density 72/km2 (190/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 16032 /16120
Elevation 12–38 m (39–125 ft)
(avg. 20 m or 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.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 819 —    
1800 862 +5.3%
1806 835 −3.1%
1821 863 +3.4%
1831 806 −6.6%
1841 793 −1.6%
1846 815 +2.8%
1851 808 −0.9%
1856 747 −7.5%
1861 774 +3.6%
1866 760 −1.8%
1872 738 −2.9%
1876 714 −3.3%
1881 690 −3.4%
1886 735 +6.5%
1891 669 −9.0%
1896 720 +7.6%
1901 705 −2.1%
1906 661 −6.2%
1911 649 −1.8%
1921 536 −17.4%
1926 512 −4.5%
1931 508 −0.8%
1936 493 −3.0%
1946 471 −4.5%
1954 489 +3.8%
1962 504 +3.1%
1968 509 +1.0%
1975 513 +0.8%
1982 478 −6.8%
1990 464 −2.9%
1999 461 −0.6%
2008 545 +18.2%

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