La Péruse

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La Péruse
Town hall
Town hall
La Péruse is located in France
La Péruse
La Péruse
Coordinates: 45°52′42″N 0°37′06″E / 45.8783°N 0.6183°E / 45.8783; 0.6183Coordinates: 45°52′42″N 0°37′06″E / 45.8783°N 0.6183°E / 45.8783; 0.6183
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Charente
Arrondissement Confolens
Canton Chabanais
Intercommunality Haute-Charente
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Christian Faubert
Area1 8.52 km2 (3.29 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 496
 • Density 58/km2 (150/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 16259 /16270
Elevation 158–251 m (518–823 ft)
(avg. 254 m or 833 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 Péruse is a commune in the Charente department in southwestern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 530 —    
1800 501 −5.5%
1806 488 −2.6%
1821 554 +13.5%
1831 540 −2.5%
1841 601 +11.3%
1846 645 +7.3%
1851 673 +4.3%
1856 660 −1.9%
1861 611 −7.4%
1866 578 −5.4%
1872 557 −3.6%
1876 591 +6.1%
1881 624 +5.6%
1886 618 −1.0%
1891 605 −2.1%
1896 553 −8.6%
1901 548 −0.9%
1906 604 +10.2%
1911 643 +6.5%
1921 461 −28.3%
1926 466 +1.1%
1931 435 −6.7%
1936 436 +0.2%
1946 441 +1.1%
1954 427 −3.2%
1962 515 +20.6%
1968 465 −9.7%
1975 462 −0.6%
1982 562 +21.6%
1990 501 −10.9%
1999 514 +2.6%
2008 496 −3.5%

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