La Boissière-en-Gâtine

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La Boissière-en-Gâtine
La Boissière-en-Gâtine is located in France
La Boissière-en-Gâtine
La Boissière-en-Gâtine
Coordinates: 46°33′25″N 0°22′06″W / 46.5569°N 0.3683°W / 46.5569; -0.3683Coordinates: 46°33′25″N 0°22′06″W / 46.5569°N 0.3683°W / 46.5569; -0.3683
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Deux-Sèvres
Arrondissement Parthenay
Canton Mazières-en-Gâtine
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Yannick Pacreau
Area1 10.98 km2 (4.24 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 256
 • Density 23/km2 (60/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 79040 /79310
Elevation 118–218 m (387–715 ft)
(avg. 180 m or 590 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.

La Boissière-en-Gâtine is a commune in the Deux-Sèvres department in the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region in western France.

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