Sainte-Gemme, Charente-Maritime

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Sainte-Gemme
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Sainte-Gemme is located in France
Sainte-Gemme
Sainte-Gemme
Coordinates: 45°46′20″N 0°53′15″W / 45.7722°N 0.8875°W / 45.7722; -0.8875Coordinates: 45°46′20″N 0°53′15″W / 45.7722°N 0.8875°W / 45.7722; -0.8875
Country France
Region Poitou-Charentes
Department Charente-Maritime
Arrondissement Saintes
Canton Saint-Porchaire
Intercommunality Charente-Arnoult-Cœur de Saintonge
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Guy Drugeon
Area1 40.91 km2 (15.80 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 1,273
 • Density 31/km2 (81/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 17330 / 17250
Elevation 7–44 m (23–144 ft)
(avg. 35 m or 115 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.

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

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Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 705 —    
1968 811 +15.0%
1975 755 −6.9%
1982 779 +3.2%
1990 869 +11.6%
1999 899 +3.5%
2008 1,273 +41.6%

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