Chaniers

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Chaniers
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Chaniers is located in France
Chaniers
Chaniers
Coordinates: 45°43′08″N 0°33′21″W / 45.7189°N 0.5558°W / 45.7189; -0.5558Coordinates: 45°43′08″N 0°33′21″W / 45.7189°N 0.5558°W / 45.7189; -0.5558
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Charente-Maritime
Arrondissement Saintes
Canton Chaniers
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Xavier de Roux (PR)
Area1 26.53 km2 (10.24 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 3,391
 • Density 130/km2 (330/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 17086 /17610
Elevation 2–74 m (6.6–242.8 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.

Chaniers is a commune in the Charente-Maritime department in southwestern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 2,387 —    
1800 2,122 −11.1%
1806 1,922 −9.4%
1821 2,532 +31.7%
1831 2,719 +7.4%
1836 2,733 +0.5%
1841 2,530 −7.4%
1846 2,522 −0.3%
1851 2,611 +3.5%
1856 2,556 −2.1%
1861 2,563 +0.3%
1866 2,565 +0.1%
1872 2,309 −10.0%
1876 2,233 −3.3%
1881 2,151 −3.7%
1886 2,260 +5.1%
1891 2,115 −6.4%
1896 2,029 −4.1%
1901 2,003 −1.3%
1906 2,004 +0.0%
1911 1,910 −4.7%
1921 1,809 −5.3%
1926 1,732 −4.3%
1931 1,694 −2.2%
1936 1,723 +1.7%
1946 1,934 +12.2%
1954 1,955 +1.1%
1962 2,022 +3.4%
1968 2,255 +11.5%
1975 2,750 +22.0%
1982 2,960 +7.6%
1990 3,086 +4.3%
1999 3,232 +4.7%
2008 3,391 +4.9%

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