Merpins

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Merpins
Commune
Town hall
Town hall
Merpins is located in France
Merpins
Merpins
Location within Nouvelle-Aquitaine region
Merpins is located in Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Merpins
Merpins
Coordinates: 45°40′27″N 0°21′55″W / 45.6742°N 0.3653°W / 45.6742; -0.3653Coordinates: 45°40′27″N 0°21′55″W / 45.6742°N 0.3653°W / 45.6742; -0.3653
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Charente
Arrondissement Cognac
Canton Cognac-2
Intercommunality Cognac
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Gilles Bonnet
Area1 10.46 km2 (4.04 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 1,028
 • Density 98/km2 (250/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 16217 /16100
Elevation 2–33 m (6.6–108.3 ft)
(avg. 10 m or 33 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.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1793502—    
1800501−0.2%
1806511+2.0%
1821523+2.3%
1831543+3.8%
1841634+16.8%
1846630−0.6%
1851720+14.3%
1856729+1.2%
1861730+0.1%
1866730+0.0%
1872711−2.6%
1876719+1.1%
1881649−9.7%
1886652+0.5%
1891684+4.9%
1896717+4.8%
1901738+2.9%
1906725−1.8%
1911719−0.8%
1921578−19.6%
1926613+6.1%
1931652+6.4%
1936594−8.9%
1946641+7.9%
1954704+9.8%
1962681−3.3%
1968832+22.2%
1975895+7.6%
1982953+6.5%
19901,025+7.6%
1999938−8.5%
20081,028+9.6%

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