Foussignac

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Foussignac
Commune
Town hall
Town hall
Foussignac is located in France
Foussignac
Foussignac
Location within Nouvelle-Aquitaine region
Foussignac is located in Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Foussignac
Foussignac
Coordinates: 45°42′51″N 0°07′22″W / 45.7142°N 0.1228°W / 45.7142; -0.1228Coordinates: 45°42′51″N 0°07′22″W / 45.7142°N 0.1228°W / 45.7142; -0.1228
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Charente
Arrondissement Cognac
Canton Jarnac
Intercommunality Jarnac
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Christian Paviani
Area1 15.14 km2 (5.85 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 611
 • Density 40/km2 (100/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code 16145 /16200
Elevation 24–114 m (79–374 ft)
(avg. 68 m or 223 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.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1793576—    
1800648+12.5%
1806684+5.6%
1821593−13.3%
1831650+9.6%
1841629−3.2%
1846616−2.1%
1851657+6.7%
1856615−6.4%
1861722+17.4%
1866706−2.2%
1872695−1.6%
1876652−6.2%
1881581−10.9%
1886594+2.2%
1891550−7.4%
1896517−6.0%
1901514−0.6%
1906505−1.8%
1911422−16.4%
1921433+2.6%
1926437+0.9%
1931407−6.9%
1936418+2.7%
1946383−8.4%
1954418+9.1%
1962424+1.4%
1968406−4.2%
1975488+20.2%
1982523+7.2%
1990543+3.8%
1999553+1.8%
2008611+10.5%

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