Tarnac

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Tarnac
Commune
The church of Saint-Georges, in Tarnac
The church of Saint-Georges, in Tarnac
Coat of arms of Tarnac
Coat of arms
Tarnac is located in France
Tarnac
Tarnac
Coordinates: 45°40′52″N 1°56′52″E / 45.6811°N 1.9478°E / 45.6811; 1.9478Coordinates: 45°40′52″N 1°56′52″E / 45.6811°N 1.9478°E / 45.6811; 1.9478
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Corrèze
Arrondissement Ussel
Canton Plateau de Millevaches
Intercommunality Bugeat - Sornac - Millevaches au Cœur
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Bernard Leduc
Area1 67.46 km2 (26.05 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 322
 • Density 4.8/km2 (12/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 19265 /19170
Elevation 533–878 m (1,749–2,881 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.

Tarnac is a commune in the Corrèze department in central France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 1,005 —    
1800 1,191 +18.5%
1806 1,198 +0.6%
1821 1,421 +18.6%
1831 1,582 +11.3%
1836 1,732 +9.5%
1841 1,846 +6.6%
1846 1,960 +6.2%
1851 1,935 −1.3%
1856 1,990 +2.8%
1861 1,880 −5.5%
1866 1,863 −0.9%
1872 1,886 +1.2%
1876 1,973 +4.6%
1881 2,089 +5.9%
1886 2,180 +4.4%
1891 2,006 −8.0%
1896 1,996 −0.5%
1901 1,990 −0.3%
1906 1,812 −8.9%
1911 1,564 −13.7%
1921 1,324 −15.3%
1926 1,217 −8.1%
1931 1,243 +2.1%
1936 1,266 +1.9%
1946 1,020 −19.4%
1954 808 −20.8%
1962 681 −15.7%
1968 546 −19.8%
1975 506 −7.3%
1982 472 −6.7%
1990 403 −14.6%
1999 356 −11.7%
2008 322 −9.6%

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