Dampierre-sur-Boutonne

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Dampierre-sur-Boutonne
Rued'Aulnay à Dampierre.JPG
Dampierre-sur-Boutonne is located in France
Dampierre-sur-Boutonne
Dampierre-sur-Boutonne
Coordinates: 46°04′02″N 0°24′51″W / 46.0672°N 0.4142°W / 46.0672; -0.4142Coordinates: 46°04′02″N 0°24′51″W / 46.0672°N 0.4142°W / 46.0672; -0.4142
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Charente-Maritime
Arrondissement Saint-Jean-d'Angély
Canton Matha
Intercommunality Canton d'Aulnay-de-Saintonge
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Michel Gautier
Area1 14.04 km2 (5.42 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 296
 • Density 21/km2 (55/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 17138 /17470
Elevation 31–83 m (102–272 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.

Dampierre-sur-Boutonne is a commune in the Charente-Maritime department in southwestern France.

Geography[edit]

The village lies in the southwestern part of the commune, on the left bank of the Boutonne, which forms most of the commune's western border.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 570 —    
1800 509 −10.7%
1806 538 +5.7%
1821 617 +14.7%
1831 625 +1.3%
1836 640 +2.4%
1841 661 +3.3%
1846 689 +4.2%
1851 714 +3.6%
1856 671 −6.0%
1861 719 +7.2%
1866 739 +2.8%
1872 702 −5.0%
1876 684 −2.6%
1881 680 −0.6%
1886 610 −10.3%
1891 594 −2.6%
1896 581 −2.2%
1901 560 −3.6%
1906 532 −5.0%
1911 561 +5.5%
1921 484 −13.7%
1926 455 −6.0%
1931 470 +3.3%
1936 490 +4.3%
1946 446 −9.0%
1954 460 +3.1%
1962 428 −7.0%
1968 416 −2.8%
1975 385 −7.5%
1982 348 −9.6%
1990 335 −3.7%
1999 297 −11.3%
2008 296 −0.3%

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