Saint-Astier, Dordogne

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Saint-Astier
Fortified church
Coat of arms of Saint-Astier
Coat of arms
Location of Saint-Astier
Saint-Astier is located in France
Saint-Astier
Saint-Astier
Saint-Astier is located in Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Saint-Astier
Saint-Astier
Coordinates: 45°08′47″N 0°31′45″E / 45.1464°N 0.5292°E / 45.1464; 0.5292Coordinates: 45°08′47″N 0°31′45″E / 45.1464°N 0.5292°E / 45.1464; 0.5292
CountryFrance
RegionNouvelle-Aquitaine
DepartmentDordogne
ArrondissementPérigueux
CantonSaint-Astier
IntercommunalityAstérienne Isle et Vern
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jacques Monmarson
Area
1
34.25 km2 (13.22 sq mi)
Population
(2008)2
5,383
 • Density160/km2 (410/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
24372 /24110
Elevation58–222 m (190–728 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.

Saint-Astier is a commune in the Dordogne department in Nouvelle-Aquitaine in southwestern France. It takes its name from a sixth-century saint.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1793 2,216—    
1800 1,985−10.4%
1806 2,263+14.0%
1821 2,518+11.3%
1831 2,546+1.1%
1836 2,613+2.6%
1841 2,561−2.0%
1846 2,769+8.1%
1851 2,826+2.1%
1856 2,931+3.7%
1861 2,879−1.8%
1866 2,913+1.2%
1872 2,891−0.8%
1876 2,961+2.4%
1881 3,280+10.8%
1886 3,581+9.2%
1891 3,201−10.6%
1896 3,073−4.0%
1901 2,942−4.3%
1906 3,042+3.4%
1911 3,204+5.3%
1921 2,953−7.8%
1926 3,053+3.4%
1931 3,067+0.5%
1936 3,073+0.2%
1946 3,415+11.1%
1954 3,933+15.2%
1962 4,256+8.2%
1968 4,052−4.8%
1975 4,093+1.0%
1982 4,416+7.9%
1990 4,780+8.2%
1999 5,091+6.5%
2008 5,383+5.7%

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