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Poitou-Charentes, France

Poitou-Charentes is one of 22 primary administrative regions in France with a population of approximately 1,739,780 people.

Facts and figures on Poitou-Charentes at a glance

Region name: Poitou-Charentes (Poitou-Charentes)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 1,739,780 people
Country: France
Continent: Europe

The regional headquarters of Poitou-Charentes (Poitou-Charentes) is located in the regional capital Poitiers (Poitiers) with a population of 85,960 people.

The distance as the crow flies from Poitou-Charentes's regional capital Poitiers to France's capital Paris (Paris) is approximately 294 km (183 mi).

Facts and figures about Poitou-Charentes
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
Poitou-Charentes Poitou-Charentes1,739,780 peoplePoitiers Poitiers85,960 people

Compare with other regions in France.

Map of Poitou-Charentes

Map of Poitou-Charentes

Information on Poitou-Charentes

Information on Poitou-Charentes
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
Poitou-Charentes Poitou-CharentesPoitiers Poitiers4FranceEurope

Time in Poitou-Charentes

Time in Poitou-Charentes
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Wed, 17 Jul 2019 - 8:48amIn effect (+1 hour)Wed, 17 Jul 2019 - 7:48amGMT UTC +2.0Europe/Paris

Geographic coordinates of Poitou-Charentes

Latitude & Longitude of Poitou-Charentes
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map46°10'00.0"N (46.1666700°)0°04'00.0"W (-0.0666700°)

Subregions in Poitou-Charentes

There are 4 administrative subregions in Poitou-Charentes.
Subregions in Poitou-Charentes
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Departement de la Charente Département de la Charente1.363,913Angouleme Angoulême49,468
Departement de la Charente-Maritime Département de la Charente-Maritime2.634,928La Rochelle La Rochelle76,810
Departement de la Vienne Département de la Vienne3.437,411Poitiers Poitiers85,960
Departement des Deux-Sevres Département des Deux-Sèvres4.377,784Niort Niort54,660

External sources of information on Poitou-Charentes

Poitou-Charentes on Wikipedia