Le Girouard

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Le Girouard
The church and the Château Gaillard, in the village
The church and the Château Gaillard, in the village
Le Girouard is located in France
Le Girouard
Le Girouard
Coordinates: 46°34′08″N 1°35′54″W / 46.5689°N 1.5983°W / 46.5689; -1.5983Coordinates: 46°34′08″N 1°35′54″W / 46.5689°N 1.5983°W / 46.5689; -1.5983
Country France
Region Pays de la Loire
Department Vendée
Arrondissement Les Sables-d'Olonne
Canton La Mothe-Achard
Intercommunality Pays des Achards
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Auguste Grit
Area1 25.10 km2 (9.69 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 727
 • Density 29/km2 (75/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 85099 /85150
Elevation 14–72 m (46–236 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.

Le Girouard is a commune in the Vendée department in the Pays de la Loire region in western France.

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Historical population of Le Girouard
(Source: INSEE[1])
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 719 749 616 489 466 533 715
From the year 1962 on: No double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.

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