Sanxay

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Sanxay
Gallo-Roman amphitheatre
Gallo-Roman amphitheatre
Sanxay is located in France
Sanxay
Sanxay
Coordinates: 46°29′43″N 0°00′21″W / 46.4953°N 0.0058°W / 46.4953; -0.0058Coordinates: 46°29′43″N 0°00′21″W / 46.4953°N 0.0058°W / 46.4953; -0.0058
Country France
Region Poitou-Charentes
Department Vienne
Arrondissement Poitiers
Canton Lusignan
Intercommunality Pays Mélusin
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Omer Beauchamps
Area1 24.13 km2 (9.32 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 576
 • Density 24/km2 (62/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 86253 / 86600
Elevation 117–176 m (384–577 ft)
(avg. 117 m or 384 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.

Sanxay is a commune in the Vienne department in the Poitou-Charentes region in western France.

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