Jonzac

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Jonzac
Chateau
Chateau
Coat of arms of Jonzac
Coat of arms
Location of Jonzac
Jonzac is located in France
Jonzac
Jonzac
Jonzac is located in Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Jonzac
Jonzac
Coordinates: 45°26′48″N 0°26′01″W / 45.4467°N 0.4336°W / 45.4467; -0.4336Coordinates: 45°26′48″N 0°26′01″W / 45.4467°N 0.4336°W / 45.4467; -0.4336
CountryFrance
RegionNouvelle-Aquitaine
DepartmentCharente-Maritime
ArrondissementJonzac
CantonJonzac
IntercommunalityHaute-Saintonge
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Claude Belot
Area
1
13.09 km2 (5.05 sq mi)
Population
(2008)2
3,552
 • Density270/km2 (700/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
17197 /17500
Elevation26–87 m (85–285 ft)
(avg. 40 m or 130 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.

Jonzac (French: [ʒɔ̃.zak]) is a commune of the Charente-Maritime department in southwestern France. The historian Jean Glénisson (1921–2010) was born in Jonzac as well as the philosopher Jean Hippolyte (1907–1968)

Geography[edit]

The river Seugne flows northwest through the commune and crosses the town. The station of Jozac has a direct connection the station Gare de Bordeaux-Saint-Jean

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
17932,470—    
18002,509+1.6%
18062,488−0.8%
18212,465−0.9%
18312,618+6.2%
18362,514−4.0%
18412,524+0.4%
18462,591+2.7%
18512,718+4.9%
18562,792+2.7%
18613,005+7.6%
18663,147+4.7%
18723,260+3.6%
18763,296+1.1%
18813,210−2.6%
18863,237+0.8%
18913,431+6.0%
18963,344−2.5%
19013,366+0.7%
19063,287−2.3%
19113,210−2.3%
19212,896−9.8%
19263,041+5.0%
19313,142+3.3%
19363,250+3.4%
19463,771+16.0%
19543,575−5.2%
19624,020+12.4%
19684,022+0.0%
19754,306+7.1%
19824,494+4.4%
19903,998−11.0%
19993,814−4.6%
20083,552−6.9%

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