Rivedoux-Plage

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Rivedoux-Plage
Port of Rivedoux-Plage with the Île de Ré bridge in the background
Port of Rivedoux-Plage with the Île de Ré bridge in the background
Coat of arms of Rivedoux-Plage
Coat of arms
Rivedoux-Plage is located in France
Rivedoux-Plage
Rivedoux-Plage
Coordinates: 46°09′37″N 1°16′28″W / 46.1603°N 1.2744°W / 46.1603; -1.2744Coordinates: 46°09′37″N 1°16′28″W / 46.1603°N 1.2744°W / 46.1603; -1.2744
Country France
Region Poitou-Charentes
Department Charente-Maritime
Arrondissement La Rochelle
Canton Saint-Martin-de-Ré
Intercommunality Île de Ré
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Patrice Raffarin
Area
 • Land1 4.52 km2 (1.75 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 2,285
 • Population2 density 510/km2 (1,300/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 17297 / 17940
Elevation 0–16 m (0–52 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.

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

The commune includes the beach of Sablanceau.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 573 —    
1968 635 +10.8%
1975 737 +16.1%
1982 900 +22.1%
1990 1,163 +29.2%
1999 1,754 +50.8%
2008 2,285 +30.3%

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