Jurignac

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Jurignac
Town hall
Town hall
Location of Jurignac
Jurignac is located in France
Jurignac
Jurignac
Jurignac is located in Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Jurignac
Jurignac
Coordinates: 45°32′02″N 0°02′12″W / 45.534°N 0.0366°W / 45.534; -0.0366Coordinates: 45°32′02″N 0°02′12″W / 45.534°N 0.0366°W / 45.534; -0.0366
CountryFrance
RegionNouvelle-Aquitaine
DepartmentCharente
ArrondissementAngoulême
CantonBlanzac-Porcheresse
CommuneVal-des-Vignes
Area
1
16.00 km2 (6.18 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
1,443
 • Density90/km2 (230/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal code
16250
Elevation50–141 m (164–463 ft)
(avg. 130 m or 430 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Jurignac is a former commune in the Charente department in southwestern France. On 1 January 2016, it was merged into the new commune Val-des-Vignes.[2]

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1793497—    
1800679+36.6%
1806649−4.4%
1821685+5.5%
1831811+18.4%
1841796−1.8%
1846803+0.9%
1851854+6.4%
1856802−6.1%
1861878+9.5%
1866886+0.9%
1872850−4.1%
1876820−3.5%
1881745−9.1%
1886659−11.5%
1891625−5.2%
1896642+2.7%
1901619−3.6%
1906591−4.5%
1911650+10.0%
1921594−8.6%
1926554−6.7%
1931540−2.5%
1936541+0.2%
1946538−0.6%
1954557+3.5%
1962545−2.2%
1968523−4.0%
1975552+5.5%
1982499−9.6%
1990539+8.0%
1999501−7.1%
2008524+4.6%

Sights[edit]

The commune contains the distillery of the cognac Andre Duclos, a building from the late nineteenth century which is now a music hall. It is the only listed building in the commune. St. Peter's Church is the main place of worship.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.
  2. ^ Arrêté préfectoral 5 October 2015 (in French)