Vars, Charente

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Vars
Town hall
Town hall
Coat of arms of Vars
Coat of arms
Vars is located in France
Vars
Vars
Coordinates: 45°45′47″N 0°07′29″E / 45.7631°N 0.1247°E / 45.7631; 0.1247Coordinates: 45°45′47″N 0°07′29″E / 45.7631°N 0.1247°E / 45.7631; 0.1247
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Charente
Arrondissement Angoulême
Canton Saint-Amant-de-Boixe
Intercommunality Boixe
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Marc de Lustrac
Area1 27.46 km2 (10.60 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 1,937
 • Density 71/km2 (180/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 16393 /16330
Elevation 35–153 m (115–502 ft)
(avg. 42 m or 138 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.

Vars is a commune in the Charente department in southwestern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 1,689 —    
1800 1,858 +10.0%
1806 1,796 −3.3%
1821 1,978 +10.1%
1831 1,987 +0.5%
1841 2,035 +2.4%
1846 1,941 −4.6%
1851 2,076 +7.0%
1856 1,869 −10.0%
1861 1,903 +1.8%
1866 2,011 +5.7%
1872 1,948 −3.1%
1876 1,948 +0.0%
1881 1,934 −0.7%
1886 1,713 −11.4%
1891 1,561 −8.9%
1896 1,551 −0.6%
1901 1,570 +1.2%
1906 1,557 −0.8%
1911 1,408 −9.6%
1921 1,157 −17.8%
1926 1,225 +5.9%
1931 1,166 −4.8%
1936 1,202 +3.1%
1946 1,178 −2.0%
1954 1,092 −7.3%
1962 1,089 −0.3%
1968 1,306 +19.9%
1975 1,340 +2.6%
1982 1,551 +15.7%
1990 1,511 −2.6%
1999 1,569 +3.8%
2008 1,937 +23.5%

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