Bellon, Charente

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Bellon
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Coat of arms of Bellon
Coat of arms
Bellon is located in France
Bellon
Bellon
Coordinates: 45°18′13″N 0°07′13″E / 45.3036°N 0.1203°E / 45.3036; 0.1203Coordinates: 45°18′13″N 0°07′13″E / 45.3036°N 0.1203°E / 45.3036; 0.1203
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Charente
Arrondissement Angoulême
Canton Aubeterre-sur-Dronne
Intercommunality Pays d'Aubeterre
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Luc Tachet
Area1 9.13 km2 (3.53 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 173
 • Density 19/km2 (49/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 16037 /16210
Elevation 53–124 m (174–407 ft)
(avg. 80 m or 260 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.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 537 —    
1800 504 −6.1%
1806 514 +2.0%
1821 586 +14.0%
1831 572 −2.4%
1841 545 −4.7%
1846 571 +4.8%
1851 510 −10.7%
1856 510 +0.0%
1861 375 −26.5%
1866 462 +23.2%
1872 451 −2.4%
1876 420 −6.9%
1881 420 +0.0%
1886 419 −0.2%
1891 392 −6.4%
1896 356 −9.2%
1901 386 +8.4%
1906 371 −3.9%
1911 349 −5.9%
1921 291 −16.6%
1926 264 −9.3%
1931 248 −6.1%
1936 254 +2.4%
1946 265 +4.3%
1954 240 −9.4%
1962 205 −14.6%
1968 176 −14.1%
1975 157 −10.8%
1982 179 +14.0%
1990 156 −12.8%
1999 152 −2.6%
2008 173 +13.8%

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