Bougon

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For the Neolithic monuments, see Tumulus of Bougon.
Bougon
The tumulus in Bougon
The tumulus in Bougon
Coat of arms of Bougon
Coat of arms
Bougon is located in France
Bougon
Bougon
Coordinates: 46°21′55″N 0°03′30″W / 46.3653°N 0.0583°W / 46.3653; -0.0583Coordinates: 46°21′55″N 0°03′30″W / 46.3653°N 0.0583°W / 46.3653; -0.0583
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Deux-Sèvres
Arrondissement Niort
Canton Mothe-Saint-Héray
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Rémy Jonchier
Area1 11.7 km2 (4.5 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 205
 • Density 18/km2 (45/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 79042 /79800
Elevation 80–137 m (262–449 ft)
(avg. 104 m or 341 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.

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

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