Les Portes-en-Ré

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Les Portes-en-Ré
Le Lizay ile de Re 2.jpg
Les Portes-en-Ré is located in France
Les Portes-en-Ré
Les Portes-en-Ré
Coordinates: 46°15′03″N 1°29′50″W / 46.2508°N 1.4972°W / 46.2508; -1.4972Coordinates: 46°15′03″N 1°29′50″W / 46.2508°N 1.4972°W / 46.2508; -1.4972
Country France
Region Poitou-Charentes
Department Charente-Maritime
Arrondissement La Rochelle
Canton Ars-en-Ré
Intercommunality Île de Ré
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Christian Bourgne
Area
 • Land1 8.51 km2 (3.29 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 643
 • Population2 density 76/km2 (200/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 17286 / 17880
Elevation 0–15 m (0–49 ft)
(avg. 3 m or 9.8 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 Portes-en-Ré is a commune in the Charente-Maritime department in southwestern France on the Île de Ré.

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Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1962 412 —    
1968 424 +2.9%
1975 478 +12.7%
1982 513 +7.3%
1990 660 +28.7%
1999 661 +0.2%
2008 643 −2.7%

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