Brettes

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Brettes
Town hall
Town hall
Brettes is located in France
Brettes
Brettes
Coordinates: 46°00′21″N 0°02′31″E / 46.0058°N 0.0419°E / 46.0058; 0.0419Coordinates: 46°00′21″N 0°02′31″E / 46.0058°N 0.0419°E / 46.0058; 0.0419
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Charente
Arrondissement Confolens
Canton Villefagnan
Intercommunality Pays de Villefagnan
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) René Gallais
Area1 12.21 km2 (4.71 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 189
 • Density 15/km2 (40/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 16059 /16240
Elevation 75–126 m (246–413 ft)
(avg. 100 m or 330 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.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 425 —    
1800 477 +12.2%
1806 468 −1.9%
1821 475 +1.5%
1831 563 +18.5%
1841 619 +9.9%
1846 590 −4.7%
1851 563 −4.6%
1856 600 +6.6%
1861 585 −2.5%
1866 542 −7.4%
1872 495 −8.7%
1876 465 −6.1%
1881 470 +1.1%
1886 429 −8.7%
1891 433 +0.9%
1896 402 −7.2%
1901 358 −10.9%
1906 369 +3.1%
1911 380 +3.0%
1921 341 −10.3%
1926 285 −16.4%
1931 303 +6.3%
1936 294 −3.0%
1946 272 −7.5%
1954 278 +2.2%
1962 261 −6.1%
1968 232 −11.1%
1975 208 −10.3%
1982 197 −5.3%
1990 197 +0.0%
1999 187 −5.1%
2008 189 +1.1%

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