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The church in Thiré
The church in Thiré
Thiré is located in France
Coordinates: 46°33′00″N 1°00′22″W / 46.55°N 1.0061°W / 46.55; -1.0061Coordinates: 46°33′00″N 1°00′22″W / 46.55°N 1.0061°W / 46.55; -1.0061
Country France
Region Pays de la Loire
Department Vendée
Arrondissement Fontenay-le-Comte
Canton Sainte-Hermine
Intercommunality Pays de Sainte-Hermine
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Athanase Maitre
Area1 11.60 km2 (4.48 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 535
 • Density 46/km2 (120/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 85290 / 85210
Elevation 26–59 m (85–194 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.

Thiré is a commune in the Vendée department in the Pays de la Loire region in western France.


The village lies on the left bank of the Smagne, which forms all of the commune's northern border.

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