Chambonas

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This article is about the village in France. For other uses, see Chambonas (disambiguation).
Chambonas
A general view of Chambonas
A general view of Chambonas
Coat of arms of Chambonas
Coat of arms
Chambonas is located in France
Chambonas
Chambonas
Coordinates: 44°25′05″N 4°07′46″E / 44.4181°N 4.1294°E / 44.4181; 4.1294Coordinates: 44°25′05″N 4°07′46″E / 44.4181°N 4.1294°E / 44.4181; 4.1294
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Ardèche
Arrondissement Largentière
Canton Les Vans
Intercommunality Pays des Vans
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Roger Boulard
Area1 12.08 km2 (4.66 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 612
 • Density 51/km2 (130/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 07050 / 07140
Elevation 121–409 m (397–1,342 ft)
(avg. 110 m or 360 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.

Chambonas is a commune in the Ardèche department in southern France.

Geography[edit]

The commune is traversed by the river Chassezac.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 1,202 —    
1800 718 −40.3%
1806 1,091 +51.9%
1821 1,055 −3.3%
1831 1,286 +21.9%
1836 1,322 +2.8%
1841 1,327 +0.4%
1846 1,350 +1.7%
1851 1,204 −10.8%
1856 1,249 +3.7%
1861 1,152 −7.8%
1866 1,127 −2.2%
1872 1,099 −2.5%
1876 1,071 −2.5%
1881 1,012 −5.5%
1886 981 −3.1%
1891 1,000 +1.9%
1896 892 −10.8%
1901 922 +3.4%
1906 866 −6.1%
1911 861 −0.6%
1921 748 −13.1%
1926 767 +2.5%
1931 749 −2.3%
1936 649 −13.4%
1946 660 +1.7%
1954 595 −9.8%
1962 605 +1.7%
1968 605 +0.0%
1975 566 −6.4%
1982 520 −8.1%
1990 552 +6.2%
1999 555 +0.5%
2008 612 +10.3%

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