Les Essards, Charente

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Les Essards
Commune
Town hall
Town hall
Les Essards is located in France
Les Essards
Les Essards
Location within Nouvelle-Aquitaine region
Les Essards is located in Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Les Essards
Les Essards
Coordinates: 45°14′27″N 0°07′03″E / 45.2408°N 0.1175°E / 45.2408; 0.1175Coordinates: 45°14′27″N 0°07′03″E / 45.2408°N 0.1175°E / 45.2408; 0.1175
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Charente
Arrondissement Angoulême
Canton Tude-et-Lavalette
Intercommunality Pays d'Aubeterre
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Michel Droillard
Area1 8.98 km2 (3.47 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 211
 • Density 23/km2 (61/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 16130 /16210
Elevation 30–145 m (98–476 ft)
(avg. 124 m or 407 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.

Les Essards is a commune in the Charente department in southwestern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 849 —    
1800 795 −6.4%
1806 707 −11.1%
1821 761 +7.6%
1831 792 +4.1%
1841 774 −2.3%
1846 770 −0.5%
1851 728 −5.5%
1856 707 −2.9%
1861 658 −6.9%
1866 622 −5.5%
1872 585 −5.9%
1876 592 +1.2%
1881 565 −4.6%
1886 550 −2.7%
1891 508 −7.6%
1896 478 −5.9%
1901 452 −5.4%
1906 452 +0.0%
1911 405 −10.4%
1921 354 −12.6%
1926 329 −7.1%
1931 335 +1.8%
1936 319 −4.8%
1946 314 −1.6%
1954 304 −3.2%
1962 277 −8.9%
1968 241 −13.0%
1975 233 −3.3%
1982 203 −12.9%
1990 193 −4.9%
1999 196 +1.6%
2008 211 +7.7%

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