Saurais

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Saurais
Saurais is located in France
Saurais
Saurais
Coordinates: 46°37′12″N 0°08′39″W / 46.62°N 0.1442°W / 46.62; -0.1442Coordinates: 46°37′12″N 0°08′39″W / 46.62°N 0.1442°W / 46.62; -0.1442
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Deux-Sèvres
Arrondissement Parthenay
Canton Thénezay
Intercommunality Pays Thénezéen
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Louis-Marie Guérineau
Area1 11.3 km2 (4.4 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 185
 • Density 16/km2 (42/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 79306 /79200
Elevation 154–268 m (505–879 ft)
(avg. 232 m or 761 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.

Saurais is a commune in the Deux-Sèvres department in western France.

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