La Couronne, Charente

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La Couronne
Ruins of the abbey
Ruins of the abbey
Coat of arms of La Couronne
Coat of arms
La Couronne is located in France
La Couronne
La Couronne
Coordinates: 45°36′30″N 0°06′03″E / 45.6083°N 0.1008°E / 45.6083; 0.1008Coordinates: 45°36′30″N 0°06′03″E / 45.6083°N 0.1008°E / 45.6083; 0.1008
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Charente
Arrondissement Angoulême
Canton La Couronne
Intercommunality Grand Angoulême
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-François Dauré
Area1 28.82 km2 (11.13 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 7,013
 • Density 240/km2 (630/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 16113 /16400
Elevation 31–137 m (102–449 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.

La Couronne is a commune in the Charente department in southwestern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 2,050 —    
1800 1,407 −31.4%
1806 1,264 −10.2%
1821 1,801 +42.5%
1831 2,007 +11.4%
1841 2,355 +17.3%
1846 2,311 −1.9%
1851 2,340 +1.3%
1856 2,550 +9.0%
1861 2,700 +5.9%
1866 2,882 +6.7%
1872 2,617 −9.2%
1876 2,876 +9.9%
1881 3,301 +14.8%
1886 3,271 −0.9%
1891 3,490 +6.7%
1896 3,457 −0.9%
1901 3,700 +7.0%
1906 3,847 +4.0%
1911 3,852 +0.1%
1921 3,763 −2.3%
1926 3,897 +3.6%
1931 4,271 +9.6%
1936 4,411 +3.3%
1946 4,735 +7.3%
1954 5,123 +8.2%
1962 5,257 +2.6%
1968 5,394 +2.6%
1975 5,901 +9.4%
1982 6,076 +3.0%
1990 6,295 +3.6%
1999 6,857 +8.9%
2008 7,013 +2.3%

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