La Couture, Vendée

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La Couture
La Couture is located in France
La Couture
La Couture
Coordinates: 46°31′18″N 1°15′45″W / 46.5217°N 1.2625°W / 46.5217; -1.2625Coordinates: 46°31′18″N 1°15′45″W / 46.5217°N 1.2625°W / 46.5217; -1.2625
Country France
Region Pays de la Loire
Department Vendée
Arrondissement La Roche-sur-Yon
Canton Mareuil-sur-Lay-Dissais
Intercommunality Pays mareuillais
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Thierry Priouzeau
Area1 7.03 km2 (2.71 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 194
 • Density 28/km2 (71/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 85074 /85320
Elevation 2–60 m (6.6–196.9 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 Couture is a commune in the Vendée department in the Pays de la Loire region in western France.


The river Lay forms most of the commune's eastern and south-western borders.

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