Vouneuil-sur-Vienne

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Vouneuil-sur-Vienne
The church and surrounding buildings in Vouneuil-sur-Vienne
The church and surrounding buildings in Vouneuil-sur-Vienne
Location of Vouneuil-sur-Vienne
Vouneuil-sur-Vienne is located in France
Vouneuil-sur-Vienne
Vouneuil-sur-Vienne
Vouneuil-sur-Vienne is located in Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Vouneuil-sur-Vienne
Vouneuil-sur-Vienne
Coordinates: 46°43′04″N 0°32′27″E / 46.7178°N 0.5408°E / 46.7178; 0.5408Coordinates: 46°43′04″N 0°32′27″E / 46.7178°N 0.5408°E / 46.7178; 0.5408
CountryFrance
RegionNouvelle-Aquitaine
DepartmentVienne
ArrondissementChâtellerault
CantonChauvigny
IntercommunalityGrand Châtellerault
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Johnny Boisson
Area
1
36.8 km2 (14.2 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
2,203
 • Density60/km2 (160/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
86298 /86210
Elevation47–139 m (154–456 ft)
(avg. 82 m or 269 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

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

History[edit]

The Battle of Tours took place in 732 near the hamlet of Moussais (later renamed Moussais-la-Bataille), which is now part of the commune of Vouneuil-sur-Vienne.

Demographics[edit]

Historical population of Vouneuil-sur-Vienne
Year196219681975198219901999200620112015
Population121212571218145816061835192319942142

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.