Passirac

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Passirac
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Coat of arms of Passirac
Coat of arms
Passirac is located in France
Passirac
Passirac
Coordinates: 45°20′48″N 0°03′46″E / 45.3467°N 0.0628°E / 45.3467; 0.0628Coordinates: 45°20′48″N 0°03′46″E / 45.3467°N 0.0628°E / 45.3467; 0.0628
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Charente
Arrondissement Cognac
Canton Charente-Sud
Intercommunality 3B - Sud-Charente
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Dominique de Castelbajac
Area1 14.67 km2 (5.66 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 257
 • Density 18/km2 (45/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 16256 /16480
Elevation 74–174 m (243–571 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.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 572 —    
1800 554 −3.1%
1806 475 −14.3%
1821 626 +31.8%
1831 654 +4.5%
1841 651 −0.5%
1846 662 +1.7%
1851 687 +3.8%
1856 660 −3.9%
1861 626 −5.2%
1866 634 +1.3%
1872 580 −8.5%
1876 603 +4.0%
1881 560 −7.1%
1886 567 +1.2%
1891 548 −3.4%
1896 533 −2.7%
1901 541 +1.5%
1906 502 −7.2%
1911 519 +3.4%
1921 464 −10.6%
1926 435 −6.2%
1931 413 −5.1%
1936 389 −5.8%
1946 416 +6.9%
1954 411 −1.2%
1962 379 −7.8%
1968 341 −10.0%
1975 287 −15.8%
1982 242 −15.7%
1990 217 −10.3%
1999 227 +4.6%
2008 257 +13.2%

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