Clérac

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Clérac
Town hall
Town hall
Clérac is located in France
Clérac
Clérac
Coordinates: 45°10′51″N 0°13′40″W / 45.1808°N 0.2278°W / 45.1808; -0.2278Coordinates: 45°10′51″N 0°13′40″W / 45.1808°N 0.2278°W / 45.1808; -0.2278
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Charente-Maritime
Arrondissement Jonzac
Canton Montguyon
Intercommunality Haute-Saintonge
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Guy Pasquet
Area1 43.08 km2 (16.63 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 931
 • Density 22/km2 (56/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 17110 /17270
Elevation 27–116 m (89–381 ft)
(avg. 90 m or 300 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.

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

The historian and philologist James Germain Février (1895–1976) was born in Clérac.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 1,271 —    
1968 1,143 −10.1%
1975 1,132 −1.0%
1982 1,097 −3.1%
1990 961 −12.4%
1999 937 −2.5%
2008 931 −0.6%

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