Poursay-Garnaud

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Poursay-Garnaud
Poursay-Garnaud is located in France
Poursay-Garnaud
Poursay-Garnaud
Coordinates: 45°57′27″N 0°27′23″W / 45.9575°N 0.4564°W / 45.9575; -0.4564Coordinates: 45°57′27″N 0°27′23″W / 45.9575°N 0.4564°W / 45.9575; -0.4564
Country France
Region Poitou-Charentes
Department Charente-Maritime
Arrondissement Saint-Jean-d'Angély
Canton Saint-Jean-d'Angély
Intercommunality Canton de Saint-Jean-d'Angély
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Dominique Bouin
Area1 5.22 km2 (2.02 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 294
 • Density 56/km2 (150/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 17288 / 17400
Elevation 16–69 m (52–226 ft)
(avg. 15 m or 49 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.

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

Geography[edit]

The village lies on the left bank of the Boutonne, which forms all of the commune's northwestern border.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 217 —    
1968 236 +8.8%
1975 212 −10.2%
1982 228 +7.5%
1990 236 +3.5%
1999 238 +0.8%
2008 294 +23.5%

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