Town hall

Coordinates: 45°32′02″N 0°02′12″W / 45.534°N 0.0366°W / 45.534; -0.0366Coordinates: 45°32′02″N 0°02′12″W / 45.534°N 0.0366°W / 45.534; -0.0366

Country France
Region Poitou-Charentes
Department Charente
Arrondissement Angoulême
Canton Blanzac-Porcheresse
Intercommunality Blanzacais
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Guy Decelle
 • Land1 16.00 km2 (6.18 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 524
 • Population2 density 33/km2 (85/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 16175 / 16250
Elevation 50–141 m (164–463 ft)
(avg. 130 m or 430 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.

Jurignac is a commune in the Charente department in southwestern France.



The commune contains the distillery of the cognac Andre Duclos, a building from the late nineteenth century which is now a music hall. It is the only listed building in the commune. St. Peter's Church is the main place of worship.

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