Cugand

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Cugand
A replica of the Lourdes Grotto
A replica of the Lourdes Grotto
Coat of arms of Cugand
Coat of arms
Location of Cugand
Cugand is located in France
Cugand
Cugand
Cugand is located in Pays de la Loire
Cugand
Cugand
Coordinates: 47°03′47″N 1°15′12″W / 47.0631°N 1.2533°W / 47.0631; -1.2533Coordinates: 47°03′47″N 1°15′12″W / 47.0631°N 1.2533°W / 47.0631; -1.2533
CountryFrance
RegionPays de la Loire
DepartmentVendée
ArrondissementLa Roche-sur-Yon
CantonMortagne-sur-Sèvre
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Joël Caillaud
Area
1
13.47 km2 (5.20 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
3,563
 • Density260/km2 (690/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
85076 /85610
Elevation13–71 m (43–233 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

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

See also[edit]

Geography[edit]

Cugand is located along the Sèvre Nantaise.

The Cugand's neighboring communes are :

Local life[edit]

Sport[edit]

  • Sportive Union Bernardière Cugand : football division
  • Basketball Association Cugand Bernardière : basketball division
  • St Michel Handball : handball division
  • "Les raquettes Cugandaises" : tennis division
  • Athlétisme Mingot Association : athletics division
  • TTAL Cugand : table tennis division

Schools[edit]

  • Private elementary school St Michel / Jeanne d'Arc
  • Public elementary school Jean Moulin

Culture[edit]

  • Cugandan library
  • World dance and music festival

Events[edit]

  • "Festival de Cugand", world dance and music, folk bands of the all world, during 4 days in August ( 20 000 spectators in 2005 for the 7th festival edition)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.