Marthon

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Marthon
Marthon vue générale (1).JPG
Marthon is located in France
Marthon
Marthon
Coordinates: 45°36′46″N 0°26′43″E / 45.6128°N 0.4453°E / 45.6128; 0.4453Coordinates: 45°36′46″N 0°26′43″E / 45.6128°N 0.4453°E / 45.6128; 0.4453
Country France
Region Poitou-Charentes
Department Charente
Arrondissement Angoulême
Canton Montbron
Intercommunality Seuil Charente-Périgord
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Patrick Borie
Area1 12.82 km2 (4.95 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 601
 • Density 47/km2 (120/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 16211 / 16380
Elevation 91–195 m (299–640 ft)
(avg. 108 m or 354 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.

Marthon is a commune in the Charente department in southwestern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 506 —    
1800 520 +2.8%
1806 547 +5.2%
1821 569 +4.0%
1831 627 +10.2%
1841 624 −0.5%
1846 629 +0.8%
1851 657 +4.5%
1856 654 −0.5%
1861 659 +0.8%
1866 656 −0.5%
1872 606 −7.6%
1876 620 +2.3%
1881 716 +15.5%
1886 672 −6.1%
1891 646 −3.9%
1896 588 −9.0%
1901 597 +1.5%
1906 598 +0.2%
1911 596 −0.3%
1921 563 −5.5%
1926 537 −4.6%
1931 504 −6.1%
1936 508 +0.8%
1946 521 +2.6%
1954 525 +0.8%
1962 537 +2.3%
1968 509 −5.2%
1975 554 +8.8%
1982 509 −8.1%
1990 529 +3.9%
1999 552 +4.3%
2008 601 +8.9%

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