Meux

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For the commune in the Oise département, see Le Meux.
For Meux London ales, see Horse Shoe Brewery.
Meux
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Meux is located in France
Meux
Meux
Coordinates: 45°26′30″N 0°20′52″W / 45.4417°N 0.3477°W / 45.4417; -0.3477Coordinates: 45°26′30″N 0°20′52″W / 45.4417°N 0.3477°W / 45.4417; -0.3477
Country France
Region Poitou-Charentes
Department Charente-Maritime
Arrondissement Jonzac
Canton Jonzac
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Sylvère Cochonneau
Area1 8.23 km2 (3.18 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 294
 • Density 36/km2 (93/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 17233 / 17500
Elevation 38–102 m (125–335 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.

Meux is a commune in the Charente-Maritime department in the Poitou-Charentes region in southwestern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 252 —    
1968 264 +4.8%
1975 255 −3.4%
1982 274 +7.5%
1990 310 +13.1%
1999 307 −1.0%
2008 294 −4.2%

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