La Jard

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La Jard
Eglise de La Jard.jpg
La Jard is located in France
La Jard
La Jard
Coordinates: 45°39′19″N 0°35′05″W / 45.6553°N 0.5847°W / 45.6553; -0.5847Coordinates: 45°39′19″N 0°35′05″W / 45.6553°N 0.5847°W / 45.6553; -0.5847
Country France
Region Poitou-Charentes
Department Charente-Maritime
Arrondissement Saintes
Canton Saintes-Est
Intercommunality Pays Santon
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Bernard Grenon
Area1 8.48 km2 (3.27 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 310
 • Density 37/km2 (95/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 17191 / 17460
Elevation 6–48 m (20–157 ft)
(avg. 40 m or 130 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.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 223 —    
1968 237 +6.3%
1975 207 −12.7%
1982 198 −4.3%
1990 259 +30.8%
1999 275 +6.2%
2008 310 +12.7%

Geography[edit]

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

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