Saint-Sulpice-de-Cognac

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Saint-Sulpice-de-Cognac
Town hall
Town hall
Saint-Sulpice-de-Cognac is located in France
Saint-Sulpice-de-Cognac
Saint-Sulpice-de-Cognac
Coordinates: 45°45′38″N 0°22′51″W / 45.7606°N 0.3808°W / 45.7606; -0.3808Coordinates: 45°45′38″N 0°22′51″W / 45.7606°N 0.3808°W / 45.7606; -0.3808
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Charente
Arrondissement Cognac
Canton Cognac-Nord
Intercommunality Cognac
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jacques Naudin
Area1 23.82 km2 (9.20 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 1,281
 • Density 54/km2 (140/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 16355 /16370
Elevation 10–104 m (33–341 ft)
(avg. 40 m or 130 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-Sulpice-de-Cognac is a commune in the Charente department in the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region in southwestern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 1,500 —    
1800 1,411 −5.9%
1806 1,370 −2.9%
1821 1,554 +13.4%
1831 1,724 +10.9%
1841 1,638 −5.0%
1846 1,688 +3.1%
1851 1,752 +3.8%
1856 1,837 +4.9%
1861 1,966 +7.0%
1866 1,937 −1.5%
1872 1,810 −6.6%
1876 1,732 −4.3%
1881 1,582 −8.7%
1886 1,475 −6.8%
1891 1,539 +4.3%
1896 1,570 +2.0%
1901 1,577 +0.4%
1906 1,437 −8.9%
1911 1,362 −5.2%
1921 1,193 −12.4%
1926 1,119 −6.2%
1931 1,077 −3.8%
1936 1,012 −6.0%
1946 1,041 +2.9%
1954 1,057 +1.5%
1962 1,071 +1.3%
1968 1,004 −6.3%
1975 1,009 +0.5%
1982 1,119 +10.9%
1990 1,206 +7.8%
1999 1,199 −0.6%
2008 1,281 +6.8%

Its inhabitants are known as San Sulpicians or Sulpicians.

Climate[edit]

Saint-Sulpice-de-Cognac, as the whole region of Cognac, is located west of the department of Charente and has a marine climate.

Climate data for Cognac
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °C (°F) 8.7
(47.7)
10.5
(50.9)
13.1
(55.6)
15.9
(60.6)
19.5
(67.1)
23.1
(73.6)
26.1
(79)
25.4
(77.7)
23.1
(73.6)
18.5
(65.3)
12.4
(54.3)
9.2
(48.6)
17.1
(62.8)
Daily mean °C (°F) 5.4
(41.7)
6.7
(44.1)
8.5
(47.3)
11.1
(52)
14.4
(57.9)
17.8
(64)
20.2
(68.4)
19.7
(67.5)
17.6
(63.7)
13.7
(56.7)
8.6
(47.5)
5.9
(42.6)
12.5
(54.5)
Average low °C (°F) 2
(36)
2.8
(37)
3.8
(38.8)
6.2
(43.2)
9.4
(48.9)
12.4
(54.3)
14.4
(57.9)
14
(57)
12.1
(53.8)
8.9
(48)
4.7
(40.5)
2.6
(36.7)
7.8
(46)
Average rainfall mm (inches) 80.4
(3.165)
67.3
(2.65)
65.9
(2.594)
68.3
(2.689)
71.6
(2.819)
46.6
(1.835)
45.1
(1.776)
50.2
(1.976)
59.2
(2.331)
68.6
(2.701)
79.8
(3.142)
80
(3.15)
783.6
(30.85)
Mean monthly sunshine hours 80 103.9 153.3 184.5 204.9 239.6 276.4 248.3 199.4 159 96.8 78.8 2,024.9
Source:[citation needed]

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