La Jarrie

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La Jarrie
Town hall
Town hall
Coat of arms of La Jarrie
Coat of arms
La Jarrie is located in France
La Jarrie
La Jarrie
Coordinates: 46°07′45″N 1°00′31″W / 46.1292°N 1.0086°W / 46.1292; -1.0086Coordinates: 46°07′45″N 1°00′31″W / 46.1292°N 1.0086°W / 46.1292; -1.0086
Country France
Region Poitou-Charentes
Department Charente-Maritime
Arrondissement La Rochelle
Canton La Jarrie
Intercommunality Plaine d'Aunis
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) David Baudon
Area1 9.45 km2 (3.65 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 2,780
 • Density 290/km2 (760/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 17194 / 17220
Elevation 11–43 m (36–141 ft)
(avg. 37 m or 121 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 Jarrie is a commune in the Charente-Maritime department in southwestern France.

Geography[edit]

The commune consists of the small town La Jarrie and parts of the hamlets Grolleau, Chassagné and Puyvineux.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 997 —    
1968 1,056 +5.9%
1975 1,596 +51.1%
1982 2,235 +40.0%
1990 2,413 +8.0%
1999 2,653 +9.9%
2008 2,780 +4.8%

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