Chambon, Charente-Maritime

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Chambon
Coat of arms of Chambon
Coat of arms
Chambon is located in France
Chambon
Chambon
Coordinates: 46°07′42″N 0°50′57″W / 46.1283°N 0.8492°W / 46.1283; -0.8492Coordinates: 46°07′42″N 0°50′57″W / 46.1283°N 0.8492°W / 46.1283; -0.8492
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Charente-Maritime
Arrondissement Rochefort
Canton Aigrefeuille-d'Aunis
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Paul Juchereau
Area1 18.33 km2 (7.08 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 870
 • Density 47/km2 (120/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 17080 /17290
Elevation 13–41 m (43–135 ft)
(avg. 25 m or 82 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.

Chambon is a commune in the Charente-Maritime department in the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region in southwestern France.

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Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 498 —    
1968 566 +13.7%
1975 554 −2.1%
1990 730 +31.8%
1999 739 +1.2%
2008 870 +17.7%

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