Gardes-le-Pontaroux

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Gardes-le-Pontaroux
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Gardes-le-Pontaroux is located in France
Gardes-le-Pontaroux
Gardes-le-Pontaroux
Coordinates: 45°31′13″N 0°18′20″E / 45.5203°N 0.3056°E / 45.5203; 0.3056Coordinates: 45°31′13″N 0°18′20″E / 45.5203°N 0.3056°E / 45.5203; 0.3056
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Charente
Arrondissement Angoulême
Canton Villebois-Lavalette
Intercommunality Horte et Lavalette
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Alain Bajule
Area1 13.3 km2 (5.1 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 273
 • Density 21/km2 (53/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 16147 /16320
Elevation 101–220 m (331–722 ft)
(avg. 155 m or 509 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.

Gardes-le-Pontaroux is a commune in the Charente department in southwestern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 621 —    
1800 594 −4.3%
1806 607 +2.2%
1821 649 +6.9%
1831 674 +3.9%
1841 660 −2.1%
1846 638 −3.3%
1851 659 +3.3%
1856 690 +4.7%
1861 637 −7.7%
1866 635 −0.3%
1872 578 −9.0%
1876 516 −10.7%
1881 470 −8.9%
1886 482 +2.6%
1891 443 −8.1%
1896 466 +5.2%
1901 422 −9.4%
1906 431 +2.1%
1911 400 −7.2%
1921 362 −9.5%
1926 362 +0.0%
1931 358 −1.1%
1936 348 −2.8%
1946 365 +4.9%
1954 301 −17.5%
1962 287 −4.7%
1968 237 −17.4%
1975 217 −8.4%
1982 267 +23.0%
1990 242 −9.4%
1999 248 +2.5%
2008 273 +10.1%

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