Saint-Astier, Dordogne

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Saint-Astier
Fortified church
Coat of arms of Saint-Astier
Coat of arms
Saint-Astier is located in France
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
Country France
Region Aquitaine-Limousin-Poitou-Charentes
Department Dordogne
Arrondissement Périgueux
Canton Saint-Astier
Intercommunality Astérienne Isle et Vern
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jacques Monmarson
Area1 34.25 km2 (13.22 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 5,383
 • Density 160/km2 (410/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 24372 / 24110
Elevation 58–222 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 Aquitaine in southwestern France. It takes its name from a sixth-century saint.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
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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