La Roche-Posay

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La Roche-Posay
The keep of La Roche-Posay
The keep of La Roche-Posay
Coat of arms of La Roche-Posay
Coat of arms
Location of La Roche-Posay
La Roche-Posay is located in France
La Roche-Posay
La Roche-Posay
La Roche-Posay is located in Nouvelle-Aquitaine
La Roche-Posay
La Roche-Posay
Coordinates: 46°47′14″N 0°48′48″E / 46.7872°N 0.8133°E / 46.7872; 0.8133Coordinates: 46°47′14″N 0°48′48″E / 46.7872°N 0.8133°E / 46.7872; 0.8133
CountryFrance
RegionNouvelle-Aquitaine
DepartmentVienne
ArrondissementChâtellerault
CantonChâtellerault-3
IntercommunalityVals de Gartempe et Creuse
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) René Barre
Area
1
35.31 km2 (13.63 sq mi)
Population
(2006)2
1,569
 • Density44/km2 (120/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
86207 /86270
Elevation52–139 m (171–456 ft)
(avg. 73 m or 240 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 Roche-Posay (French pronunciation: ​[la ʁɔʃ pozɛ]) is a commune in the Vienne department in the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region in western France.

Demographics[edit]

Historical population of La Roche-Posay
Year1962196819751982199019992006
Population1281132314001404144414451569

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