Chail, Deux-Sèvres

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Chail is located in France
Coordinates: 46°12′39″N 0°05′23″W / 46.2108°N 0.0897°W / 46.2108; -0.0897Coordinates: 46°12′39″N 0°05′23″W / 46.2108°N 0.0897°W / 46.2108; -0.0897
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Deux-Sèvres
Arrondissement Niort
Canton Melle
Intercommunality Canton of Melle
 • Mayor (2008–2014) André Leroy
Area1 12.6 km2 (4.9 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 480
 • Density 38/km2 (99/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 79064 /79500
Elevation 124–177 m (407–581 ft)
(avg. 149 m or 489 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.

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

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