Matha, Charente-Maritime

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Matha
Commune
Chateau
Chateau
Coat of arms of Matha
Coat of arms
Matha is located in France
Matha
Matha
Location within Nouvelle-Aquitaine region
Matha is located in Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Matha
Matha
Coordinates: 45°52′06″N 0°19′08″W / 45.8683°N 0.3189°W / 45.8683; -0.3189Coordinates: 45°52′06″N 0°19′08″W / 45.8683°N 0.3189°W / 45.8683; -0.3189
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Charente-Maritime
Arrondissement Saint-Jean-d'Angély
Canton Matha
Intercommunality Pays de Matha
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Claude Binaud
Area1 19.08 km2 (7.37 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 2,167
 • Density 110/km2 (290/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code 17224 /17160
Elevation 23–68 m (75–223 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.

Matha is a commune in the Charente-Maritime department in southwestern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1800714—    
18211,572+120.2%
18512,125+35.2%
19012,034−4.3%
19211,905−6.3%
19462,140+12.3%
19622,134−0.3%
19682,141+0.3%
19752,252+5.2%
19822,300+2.1%
19902,183−5.1%
19992,082−4.6%
20082,167+4.1%

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External links[edit]

  • Media related to Matha at Wikimedia Commons