Lusignan, Vienne

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Lusignan
A general view of Lusignan
A general view of Lusignan
Coat of arms of Lusignan
Coat of arms
Location of Lusignan
Lusignan is located in France
Lusignan
Lusignan
Lusignan is located in Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Lusignan
Lusignan
Coordinates: 46°26′08″N 0°07′25″E / 46.4356°N 0.1236°E / 46.4356; 0.1236Coordinates: 46°26′08″N 0°07′25″E / 46.4356°N 0.1236°E / 46.4356; 0.1236
CountryFrance
RegionNouvelle-Aquitaine
DepartmentVienne
ArrondissementPoitiers
CantonLusignan
IntercommunalityCU Grand Poitiers
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) René Gibault
Area
1
37.82 km2 (14.60 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
2,696
 • Density71/km2 (180/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
86139 /86600
Elevation99–159 m (325–522 ft)
(avg. 132 m or 433 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Lusignan is a commune in the Vienne department in the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region in western France. It lies 25 km southwest of Poitiers. The inhabitants are called Mélusins and Mélusines.

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The town of Lusignan now has about 3,000 inhabitants. It is located on the road RN11 from Poitiers to La Rochelle. It is about 400 km from Paris.

River: La Vonne

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.

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