Colombiers, Charente-Maritime

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Colombiers
Colombiers chapelle.jpg
Colombiers is located in France
Colombiers
Colombiers
Coordinates: 45°38′40″N 0°32′57″W / 45.6444°N 0.5492°W / 45.6444; -0.5492Coordinates: 45°38′40″N 0°32′57″W / 45.6444°N 0.5492°W / 45.6444; -0.5492
Country France
Region Poitou-Charentes
Department Charente-Maritime
Arrondissement Saintes
Canton Saintes-Est
Intercommunality Pays Santon
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Janine Véron
Area
 • Land1 7.14 km2 (2.76 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 325
 • Population2 density 46/km2 (120/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 17115 / 17460
Elevation 6–57 m (20–187 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.

Colombiers is a commune in the Charente-Maritime department in southwestern France.

Geography[edit]

The river Seugne forms most of the commune's eastern border.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 149 —    
1968 216 +45.0%
1975 222 +2.8%
1982 218 −1.8%
1990 217 −0.5%
1999 254 +17.1%
2008 325 +28.0%

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