Saint-Savinien

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Saint-Savinien
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Saint-Savinien is located in France
Saint-Savinien
Saint-Savinien
Coordinates: 45°53′55″N 0°47′13″W / 45.8985°N 0.787°W / 45.8985; -0.787Coordinates: 45°53′55″N 0°47′13″W / 45.8985°N 0.787°W / 45.8985; -0.787
Country France
Region Poitou-Charentes
Department Charente-Maritime
Arrondissement Saint-Jean-d'Angély
Canton Saint-Savinien
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Claude Godineau
Area1 47 km2 (18 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 2,394
 • Density 51/km2 (130/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 17373 / 17350
Elevation 0–68 m (0–223 ft)
(avg. 6 m or 20 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.

Saint-Savinien is a commune in the Charente-Maritime department in the Poitou-Charentes region in southwestern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 2,351 —    
1968 2,377 +1.1%
1975 2,342 −1.5%
1982 2,336 −0.3%
1990 2,340 +0.2%
1999 2,359 +0.8%
2008 2,394 +1.5%

History[edit]

Saint-Savinien-sur-Charente is one of the most picturesque communes in Roman Saintonge. It dates back to the Roman times.

Sights[edit]

  • Château de la Cave

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