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Coat of arms of Chaix
Coat of arms
Chaix is located in France
Coordinates: 46°26′00″N 0°51′15″W / 46.4333°N 0.8542°W / 46.4333; -0.8542Coordinates: 46°26′00″N 0°51′15″W / 46.4333°N 0.8542°W / 46.4333; -0.8542
Country France
Region Pays de la Loire
Department Vendée
Arrondissement Fontenay-le-Comte
Canton Fontenay-le-Comte
Area1 7.37 km2 (2.85 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 454
 • Density 62/km2 (160/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 85044 /85200
Elevation 2–37 m (6.6–121.4 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.

Chaix is a former commune in the Vendée department in the Pays de la Loire region in western France. On 1 January 2017, it was merged into the new commune Auchay-sur-Vendée.[1]

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  1. ^ Arrêté préfectoral 4 August 2016 (French)