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The war memorial and the church in Irais
The war memorial and the church in Irais
Irais is located in France
Coordinates: 46°52′48″N 0°05′30″W / 46.88°N .091667°W / 46.88; -.091667Coordinates: 46°52′48″N 0°05′30″W / 46.88°N .091667°W / 46.88; -.091667
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Deux-Sèvres
Arrondissement Parthenay
Canton Airvault
Intercommunality Airvaudais
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Gérald Baudon
Area1 13.50 km2 (5.21 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 233
 • Density 17/km2 (45/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 79141 /79600
Elevation 74–137 m (243–449 ft)
(avg. 100 m or 330 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.

Irais is a commune in the Deux-Sèvres department in western France.

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