Les Gonds

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Les Gonds
Les Gonds is located in France
Les Gonds
Les Gonds
Coordinates: 45°42′58″N 0°36′56″W / 45.7161°N 0.6156°W / 45.7161; -0.6156Coordinates: 45°42′58″N 0°36′56″W / 45.7161°N 0.6156°W / 45.7161; -0.6156
Country France
Region Poitou-Charentes
Department Charente-Maritime
Arrondissement Saintes
Canton Saintes-Est
Intercommunality Pays Santon
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Patrick Simon
Area
 • Land1 12.96 km2 (5.00 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 1,508
 • Population2 density 120/km2 (300/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 17179 / 17100
Elevation 2–20 m (6.6–65.6 ft)
(avg. 12 m or 39 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.

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

Geography[edit]

The river Seugne forms most of the commune's eastern border, then flows into the Charente, which forms all of its northern border.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 807 —    
1968 846 +4.8%
1975 869 +2.7%
1982 1,028 +18.3%
1990 1,129 +9.8%
1999 1,241 +9.9%
2008 1,508 +21.5%

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