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The church in Quincay
The church in Quincay
Quinçay is located in France
Coordinates: 46°36′26″N 0°14′14″E / 46.6072°N 0.2372°E / 46.6072; 0.2372Coordinates: 46°36′26″N 0°14′14″E / 46.6072°N 0.2372°E / 46.6072; 0.2372
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Vienne
Arrondissement Poitiers
Canton Vouneuil-sous-Biard
Intercommunality Pays Vouglaisien
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Joseph Puaut
Area1 29.66 km2 (11.45 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 2,158
 • Density 73/km2 (190/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 86204 /86190
Elevation 82–146 m (269–479 ft)
(avg. 105 m or 344 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.

Quinçay is a commune in the Vienne department in the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region in western France.

Places of interest[edit]

  • The castle of Masseuil (Château de Masseuil) is listed.
  • The door of the Quinçay church has been listed in 1926.
  • The wash-house on Auxance river
  • The logis of Pré-Bernard.
  • The fountain of Ringère

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