Garat, Charente

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Garat
Commune
Town hall
Town hall
Garat is located in France
Garat
Garat
Location within Nouvelle-Aquitaine region
Garat is located in Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Garat
Garat
Coordinates: 45°37′36″N 0°15′50″E / 45.6267°N 0.2639°E / 45.6267; 0.2639Coordinates: 45°37′36″N 0°15′50″E / 45.6267°N 0.2639°E / 45.6267; 0.2639
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Charente
Arrondissement Angoulême
Canton Boëme-Échelle
Intercommunality Vallée de l'Échelle
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Daniel Niot
Area1 19.44 km2 (7.51 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 1,787
 • Density 92/km2 (240/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code 16146 /16410
Elevation 52–169 m (171–554 ft)
(avg. 65 m or 213 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.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1793846—    
1800842−0.5%
1806777−7.7%
1821845+8.8%
1831850+0.6%
1841925+8.8%
1846933+0.9%
1851946+1.4%
1856912−3.6%
1861965+5.8%
1866910−5.7%
1872859−5.6%
1876847−1.4%
1881917+8.3%
1886895−2.4%
1891938+4.8%
1896805−14.2%
1901720−10.6%
1906765+6.2%
1911740−3.3%
1921664−10.3%
1926655−1.4%
1931652−0.5%
1936655+0.5%
1946644−1.7%
1954629−2.3%
1962630+0.2%
1968684+8.6%
1975918+34.2%
19821,255+36.7%
19901,484+18.2%
19991,481−0.2%
20081,787+20.7%

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