Champniers, Charente

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Champniers
Champniers eg1.JPG
Coat of arms of Champniers
Coat of arms
Champniers is located in France
Champniers
Champniers
Coordinates: 45°42′57″N 0°12′23″E / 45.7158°N 0.2064°E / 45.7158; 0.2064Coordinates: 45°42′57″N 0°12′23″E / 45.7158°N 0.2064°E / 45.7158; 0.2064
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Charente
Arrondissement Angoulême
Canton Gond-Pontouvre
Intercommunality Braconne et Charente
Government
 • Mayor (2009–2014) Jeanne Filloux
Area1 45.29 km2 (17.49 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 5,091
 • Density 110/km2 (290/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 16078 /16430
Elevation 31–163 m (102–535 ft)
(avg. 112 m or 367 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.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 3,879 —    
1800 4,233 +9.1%
1806 4,404 +4.0%
1821 4,132 −6.2%
1831 4,554 +10.2%
1841 4,062 −10.8%
1846 4,128 +1.6%
1851 4,102 −0.6%
1856 3,848 −6.2%
1861 3,648 −5.2%
1866 3,560 −2.4%
1872 3,388 −4.8%
1876 3,362 −0.8%
1881 3,255 −3.2%
1886 2,934 −9.9%
1891 2,846 −3.0%
1896 2,730 −4.1%
1901 2,719 −0.4%
1906 2,595 −4.6%
1911 2,626 +1.2%
1921 2,337 −11.0%
1926 2,313 −1.0%
1931 2,333 +0.9%
1936 2,431 +4.2%
1946 2,277 −6.3%
1954 2,383 +4.7%
1962 2,613 +9.7%
1968 2,762 +5.7%
1975 3,493 +26.5%
1982 4,094 +17.2%
1990 4,358 +6.4%
1999 4,605 +5.7%
2008 5,091 +10.6%

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