Gençay

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Gençay
The town hall, in Gençay
The town hall, in Gençay
Coat of arms of Gençay
Coat of arms
Location of Gençay
Gençay is located in France
Gençay
Gençay
Gençay is located in Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Gençay
Gençay
Coordinates: 46°22′24″N 0°24′21″E / 46.3733°N 0.4058°E / 46.3733; 0.4058Coordinates: 46°22′24″N 0°24′21″E / 46.3733°N 0.4058°E / 46.3733; 0.4058
CountryFrance
RegionNouvelle-Aquitaine
DepartmentVienne
ArrondissementMontmorillon
CantonLussac-les-Châteaux
IntercommunalityPays Gencéen
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean Crespin
Area
1
4.74 km2 (1.83 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
1,796
 • Density380/km2 (980/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
86103 /86160
Elevation105–138 m (344–453 ft)
(avg. 125 m or 410 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Gençay is a commune in the Vienne department in the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region in western France. The inhabitants are called Gencéens.

Geography[edit]

The village lies on the left bank of the Clouère, which forms the commune's northern border.

Twin towns[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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

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