Avon, Deux-Sèvres

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Coat of arms of Avon
Coat of arms
Avon is located in France
Coordinates: 46°22′39″N 0°01′14″E / 46.3775°N 0.0206°E / 46.3775; 0.0206Coordinates: 46°22′39″N 0°01′14″E / 46.3775°N 0.0206°E / 46.3775; 0.0206
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Deux-Sèvres
Arrondissement Niort
Canton Mothe-Saint-Héray
Intercommunality Haute-Sèvre
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Didier Jollet
Area1 12.54 km2 (4.84 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 86
 • Density 6.9/km2 (18/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 79023 /79800
Elevation 97–146 m (318–479 ft)
(avg. 141 m or 463 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.

Avon is a commune in the Deux-Sèvres department in the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region in western France.

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