Genté

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Genté
Commune
Town hall
Town hall
Coat of arms of Genté
Coat of arms
Genté is located in France
Genté
Genté
Coordinates: 45°37′43″N 0°18′45″W / 45.6286°N 0.3125°W / 45.6286; -0.3125Coordinates: 45°37′43″N 0°18′45″W / 45.6286°N 0.3125°W / 45.6286; -0.3125
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Charente
Arrondissement Cognac
Canton Charente-Champagne
Intercommunality Grande Champagne
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Christian Valtaud
Area1 11.59 km2 (4.47 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 886
 • Density 76/km2 (200/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 16151 /16130
Elevation 18–98 m (59–322 ft)
(avg. 100 m or 330 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.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 592 —    
1800 543 −8.3%
1806 567 +4.4%
1821 508 −10.4%
1831 605 +19.1%
1841 717 +18.5%
1846 735 +2.5%
1851 801 +9.0%
1856 788 −1.6%
1861 994 +26.1%
1866 973 −2.1%
1872 930 −4.4%
1876 907 −2.5%
1881 750 −17.3%
1886 682 −9.1%
1891 606 −11.1%
1896 583 −3.8%
1901 596 +2.2%
1906 600 +0.7%
1911 583 −2.8%
1921 564 −3.3%
1926 550 −2.5%
1931 512 −6.9%
1936 470 −8.2%
1946 402 −14.5%
1954 444 +10.4%
1962 519 +16.9%
1968 607 +17.0%
1975 694 +14.3%
1982 755 +8.8%
1990 851 +12.7%
1999 830 −2.5%
2008 886 +6.7%

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