Rouillac, Charente

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Rouillac
Town hall
Town hall
Coat of arms of Rouillac
Coat of arms
Rouillac is located in France
Rouillac
Rouillac
Coordinates: 45°46′36″N 0°03′43″W / 45.7767°N 0.0619°W / 45.7767; -0.0619Coordinates: 45°46′36″N 0°03′43″W / 45.7767°N 0.0619°W / 45.7767; -0.0619
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Charente
Arrondissement Cognac
Canton Val de Nouère
Intercommunality Rouillacais
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Michel Trainaud
Area1 43.69 km2 (16.87 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 2,288
 • Density 52/km2 (140/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 16286 /16170
Elevation 89–186 m (292–610 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.

Rouillac is a commune in the Charente department in southwestern France. On 1 January 2016, the former communes Plaizac and Sonneville were merged into Rouillac.[1]

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 1,146 —    
1800 1,168 +1.9%
1806 1,184 +1.4%
1821 1,436 +21.3%
1831 1,470 +2.4%
1841 1,913 +30.1%
1846 1,982 +3.6%
1851 2,088 +5.3%
1856 2,057 −1.5%
1861 2,327 +13.1%
1866 2,438 +4.8%
1872 2,344 −3.9%
1876 2,198 −6.2%
1881 2,117 −3.7%
1886 2,100 −0.8%
1891 2,085 −0.7%
1896 2,073 −0.6%
1901 1,994 −3.8%
1906 1,939 −2.8%
1911 1,858 −4.2%
1921 1,671 −10.1%
1926 1,667 −0.2%
1931 1,594 −4.4%
1936 1,603 +0.6%
1946 1,605 +0.1%
1954 1,540 −4.0%
1962 1,582 +2.7%
1968 1,516 −4.2%
1975 1,704 +12.4%
1982 1,795 +5.3%
1990 1,713 −4.6%
1999 1,761 +2.8%
2008 1,765 +0.2%

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Arrêté préfectoral 25 September 2015 (French)