Chantonnay

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Chantonnay
The town hall in Chantonnay
The town hall in Chantonnay
Coat of arms of Chantonnay
Coat of arms
Location of Chantonnay
Chantonnay is located in France
Chantonnay
Chantonnay
Chantonnay is located in Pays de la Loire
Chantonnay
Chantonnay
Coordinates: 46°41′16″N 1°02′58″W / 46.6878°N 1.0494°W / 46.6878; -1.0494Coordinates: 46°41′16″N 1°02′58″W / 46.6878°N 1.0494°W / 46.6878; -1.0494
CountryFrance
RegionPays de la Loire
DepartmentVendée
ArrondissementLa Roche-sur-Yon
CantonChantonnay
IntercommunalityDeux Lays
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Gérard Villette (MPF)
Area
1
82.91 km2 (32.01 sq mi)
Population
 (2006)2
8,299
 • Density100/km2 (260/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
85051 /85110
Elevation18–112 m (59–367 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.

Chantonnay is a commune in the Vendée department in the Pays de la Loire region in western France.

Geography[edit]

The Lay River flows southwestward through the commune and forms part of its eastern and southern borders.

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