Bougneau (French pronunciation: ​[buɲo]) is a commune in the Charente-Maritime department in southwestern France.

Bougneau
The town hall in Bougneau
The town hall in Bougneau
Coat of arms of Bougneau
Location of Bougneau
Bougneau is located in France
Bougneau
Bougneau
Bougneau is located in Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Bougneau
Bougneau
Coordinates: 45°35′52″N 0°30′47″W / 45.5978°N 0.5131°W / 45.5978; -0.5131Coordinates: 45°35′52″N 0°30′47″W / 45.5978°N 0.5131°W / 45.5978; -0.5131
CountryFrance
RegionNouvelle-Aquitaine
DepartmentCharente-Maritime
ArrondissementJonzac
CantonPons
IntercommunalityHaute-Saintonge
Government
 • Mayor (2020–2026) Jean-Marie Tonneau
Area
1
14.54 km2 (5.61 sq mi)
Population
 (Jan. 2019)[1]
600
 • Density41/km2 (110/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
17056 /17800
Elevation7–102 m (23–335 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

GeographyEdit

The Seugne forms all of the commune's western border.

PopulationEdit

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1793383—    
1800467+21.9%
1806427−8.6%
1821491+15.0%
1831668+36.0%
1836700+4.8%
1841683−2.4%
1846678−0.7%
1851682+0.6%
1856675−1.0%
1861698+3.4%
1866694−0.6%
1872647−6.8%
1876669+3.4%
1881627−6.3%
1886573−8.6%
1891523−8.7%
1896537+2.7%
1901520−3.2%
1906524+0.8%
1911526+0.4%
1921509−3.2%
1926515+1.2%
1931508−1.4%
1936488−3.9%
1946459−5.9%
1954479+4.4%
1962485+1.3%
1968490+1.0%
1975476−2.9%
1982459−3.6%
1990450−2.0%
1999430−4.4%
2008520+20.9%

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2019". The National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies. 29 December 2021.