Courcoury

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Courcoury
Ferry
Ferry
Courcoury is located in France
Courcoury
Courcoury
Coordinates: 45°42′46″N 0°34′44″W / 45.7128°N 0.5789°W / 45.7128; -0.5789Coordinates: 45°42′46″N 0°34′44″W / 45.7128°N 0.5789°W / 45.7128; -0.5789
Country France
Region Poitou-Charentes
Department Charente-Maritime
Arrondissement Saintes
Canton Saintes-Est
Intercommunality Pays Santon
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Éric Bigot
Area1 12.66 km2 (4.89 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 704
 • Density 56/km2 (140/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 17128 / 17100
Elevation 2–30 m (6.6–98.4 ft)
(avg. 15 m or 49 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.

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

Geography[edit]

The Seugne river flows into the Charente River in the commune, 2.5 km east of the village.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 522 —    
1968 528 +1.1%
1975 471 −10.8%
1982 525 +11.5%
1990 546 +4.0%
1999 571 +4.6%
2008 704 +23.3%

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