Voissay

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Voissay
Voissay is located in France
Voissay
Voissay
Coordinates: 45°57′11″N 0°36′15″W / 45.9531°N 0.6042°W / 45.9531; -0.6042Coordinates: 45°57′11″N 0°36′15″W / 45.9531°N 0.6042°W / 45.9531; -0.6042
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) Pierre Bouillon
Area
 • Land1 5.06 km2 (1.95 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 155
 • Population2 density 31/km2 (79/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 17481 / 17400
Elevation 3–45 m (9.8–147.6 ft)
(avg. 8 m or 26 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.

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

Geography[edit]

The river Boutonne forms all of the commune's northern border.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1962 119 —    
1968 130 +9.2%
1975 119 −8.5%
1982 123 +3.4%
1990 98 −20.3%
1999 106 +8.2%
2008 155 +46.2%

See also[edit]

References[edit]