Nieul-sur-Mer

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Nieul-sur-Mer
Eglise de Nieul-sur-Mer 2.jpg
Nieul-sur-Mer is located in France
Nieul-sur-Mer
Nieul-sur-Mer
Coordinates: 46°12′27″N 1°09′45″W / 46.2075°N 1.1625°W / 46.2075; -1.1625Coordinates: 46°12′27″N 1°09′45″W / 46.2075°N 1.1625°W / 46.2075; -1.1625
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Charente-Maritime
Arrondissement La Rochelle
Canton Lagord
Intercommunality La Rochelle
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Henri Lambert
Area1 10.96 km2 (4.23 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 5,620
 • Density 510/km2 (1,300/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 17264 /17137
Elevation 0–34 m (0–112 ft)
(avg. 5 m or 16 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.

Nieul-sur-Mer is a commune in the Charente-Maritime department in southwestern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 1,574 —    
1968 1,763 +12.0%
1975 2,581 +46.4%
1982 4,057 +57.2%
1990 4,957 +22.2%
1999 5,641 +13.8%
2008 5,620 −0.4%

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