Champagnac, Charente-Maritime

Champagnac (French pronunciation: ​[ʃɑ̃paɲak]) is a commune in the Charente-Maritime department in the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region in southwestern France.

Champagnac
A general view of Champagnac
A general view of Champagnac
Location of Champagnac
Champagnac is located in France
Champagnac
Champagnac
Champagnac is located in Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Champagnac
Champagnac
Coordinates: 45°25′31″N 0°22′53″W / 45.4253°N 0.3814°W / 45.4253; -0.3814Coordinates: 45°25′31″N 0°22′53″W / 45.4253°N 0.3814°W / 45.4253; -0.3814
CountryFrance
RegionNouvelle-Aquitaine
DepartmentCharente-Maritime
ArrondissementJonzac
CantonJonzac
Government
 • Mayor (2020–2026) Michel Rode[1]
Area
1
12.89 km2 (4.98 sq mi)
Population
 (Jan. 2019)[2]
527
 • Density41/km2 (110/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
17082 /17500
Elevation31–92 m (102–302 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 most of the commune's southwestern border.

PopulationEdit

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1962359—    
1968404+12.5%
1975401−0.7%
1982431+7.5%
1990427−0.9%
1999463+8.4%
2008531+14.7%

PersonalitiesEdit

  • Régis Messac, author, (Champagnac, 2 August 1893 - near Gross-Rosen or Dora, around 1945) was born in the Champagnac schoolhouse where his maternal grandparents, Jean Gabillaud and his wife Justine taught.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Répertoire national des élus: les maires". data.gouv.fr, Plateforme ouverte des données publiques françaises (in French). 9 August 2021.
  2. ^ "Populations légales 2019". The National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies. 29 December 2021.

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