Saint-Benoît, Vienne

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The Abbey of Saint-Benoit
The Abbey of Saint-Benoit
Coat of arms of Saint-Benoît
Coat of arms
Saint-Benoît is located in France
Coordinates: 46°33′02″N 0°20′33″E / 46.5506°N 0.3425°E / 46.5506; 0.3425Coordinates: 46°33′02″N 0°20′33″E / 46.5506°N 0.3425°E / 46.5506; 0.3425
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Vienne
Arrondissement Poitiers
Canton Poitiers-4
Intercommunality Poitiers
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Dominique Clément
Area1 13.58 km2 (5.24 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 7,102
 • Density 520/km2 (1,400/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 86214 /86280
Elevation 72–136 m (236–446 ft)
(avg. 80 m or 260 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.

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

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Twin towns – Sister cities[edit]

Saint-Benoît is twinned with:

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  1. ^ "British towns twinned with French towns". Archant Community Media Ltd. Retrieved 2013-07-11.