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Champagnac, Charente-Maritime

Champagnac
Champagnac is located in France
Champagnac
Coordinates:
Country France
Region Poitou-Charentes
Department Charente-Maritime
Arrondissement Jonzac
Canton Jonzac
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Gérard Blin
Area1 12.89 km2 (4.98 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 531
 • Density 41/km2 (110/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 17082 / 17500
Elevation 31–92 m (102–302 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.

Champagnac is a commune in the Charente-Maritime department in the Poitou-Charentes region in southwestern France.

Contents

  • Geography 1
  • Population 2
  • Personalities 3
  • See also 4
  • References 5

Geography

The Seugne forms most of the commune's southwestern border.

Population

Personalities

  • Régis Messac, author, (Champagnac, 2 August 1893 - near Gross-Rosen or Dora, around 1945) was born in the Champagnac schoolhouse where his maternal grandparents, Jean Gabillaud and his wife Justine taught.

See also

References

  • INSEE
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