Loix

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Loix
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Loix is located in France
Loix
Loix
Coordinates: 46°13′24″N 1°26′28″W / 46.2233°N 1.4411°W / 46.2233; -1.4411Coordinates: 46°13′24″N 1°26′28″W / 46.2233°N 1.4411°W / 46.2233; -1.4411
Country France
Region Poitou-Charentes
Department Charente-Maritime
Arrondissement La Rochelle
Canton Ars-en-Ré
Intercommunality Île de Ré
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Lionel Quillet
Area
 • Land1 6.70 km2 (2.59 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 729
 • Population2 density 110/km2 (280/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 17207 / 17111
Elevation 0–100 m (0–328 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.

Loix is a commune in the Charente-Maritime department in southwestern France. It is situated on the Île de Ré.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1806 1,097 —    
1820 1,152 +5.0%
1886 1,024 −11.1%
1901 820 −19.9%
1936 459 −44.0%
1954 424 −7.6%
1962 439 +3.5%
1968 439 +0.0%
1975 470 +7.1%
1982 433 −7.9%
1990 561 +29.6%
1999 619 +10.3%
2008 729 +17.8%

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