La Faye

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La Faye
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La Faye is located in France
La Faye
La Faye
Coordinates: 46°01′16″N 0°08′51″E / 46.0211°N 0.1475°E / 46.0211; 0.1475Coordinates: 46°01′16″N 0°08′51″E / 46.0211°N 0.1475°E / 46.0211; 0.1475
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Charente
Arrondissement Confolens
Canton Villefagnan
Intercommunality Ruffec
Government
 • Mayor (2008—2014) Albert Saint-Louis
Area1 13.44 km2 (5.19 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 604
 • Density 45/km2 (120/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 16136 /16700
Elevation 104–149 m (341–489 ft)
(avg. 134 m or 440 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 Faye is a commune in the Charente department in southwestern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 824 —    
1800 890 +8.0%
1806 770 −13.5%
1821 916 +19.0%
1831 921 +0.5%
1841 993 +7.8%
1846 864 −13.0%
1851 815 −5.7%
1856 797 −2.2%
1861 739 −7.3%
1866 749 +1.4%
1872 736 −1.7%
1876 794 +7.9%
1881 815 +2.6%
1886 771 −5.4%
1891 705 −8.6%
1896 649 −7.9%
1901 649 +0.0%
1906 645 −0.6%
1911 662 +2.6%
1921 623 −5.9%
1926 635 +1.9%
1931 616 −3.0%
1936 583 −5.4%
1946 518 −11.1%
1954 581 +12.2%
1962 582 +0.2%
1968 490 −15.8%
1975 547 +11.6%
1982 519 −5.1%
1990 539 +3.9%
1999 572 +6.1%
2008 604 +5.6%

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