Mérignac, Charente-Maritime

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Mérignac
Mérignac is located in France
Mérignac
Mérignac
Coordinates: 45°19′27″N 0°17′39″W / 45.3242°N 0.2942°W / 45.3242; -0.2942Coordinates: 45°19′27″N 0°17′39″W / 45.3242°N 0.2942°W / 45.3242; -0.2942
Country France
Region Poitou-Charentes
Department Charente-Maritime
Arrondissement Jonzac
Canton Montlieu-la-Garde
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Claude Sallebert
Area
 • Land1 4.41 km2 (1.70 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 199
 • Population2 density 45/km2 (120/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 17229 / 17220
Elevation 55–101 m (180–331 ft)
(avg. 80 m or 260 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.

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

Geography[edit]

The commune is traversed by the Seugne river.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 226 —    
1968 240 +6.2%
1975 222 −7.5%
1982 176 −20.7%
1990 179 +1.7%
1999 206 +15.1%
2008 199 −3.4%

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