Bourg-Charente

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Bourg-Charente
Commune
Town hall
Town hall
Bourg-Charente is located in France
Bourg-Charente
Bourg-Charente
Location within Nouvelle-Aquitaine region
Bourg-Charente is located in Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Bourg-Charente
Bourg-Charente
Coordinates: 45°40′25″N 0°13′11″W / 45.6736°N 0.2197°W / 45.6736; -0.2197Coordinates: 45°40′25″N 0°13′11″W / 45.6736°N 0.2197°W / 45.6736; -0.2197
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Charente
Arrondissement Cognac
Canton Jarnac
Intercommunality Jarnac
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jérôme Sourisseau
Area1 12.02 km2 (4.64 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 739
 • Density 61/km2 (160/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code 16056 /16200
Elevation 6–55 m (20–180 ft)
(avg. 12 m or 39 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.

Bourg-Charente is a commune in the Charente department in southwestern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1793670—    
1800641−4.3%
1806610−4.8%
1821815+33.6%
1831907+11.3%
1841940+3.6%
1846962+2.3%
1851999+3.8%
1856957−4.2%
1861918−4.1%
18661,007+9.7%
18721,031+2.4%
1876985−4.5%
1881862−12.5%
1886822−4.6%
1891848+3.2%
1896866+2.1%
1901849−2.0%
1906853+0.5%
1911778−8.8%
1921676−13.1%
1926710+5.0%
1931739+4.1%
1936679−8.1%
1946676−0.4%
1954747+10.5%
1962732−2.0%
1968698−4.6%
1975708+1.4%
1982739+4.4%
1990722−2.3%
1999754+4.4%
2008739−2.0%

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