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Poitiers, France

Poitiers is a mid-size place in the region of Poitou-Charentes in France with a population of approximately 85,960 people and is one of the largest places in France. Find all facts and information about Poitiers.

Facts and figures on Poitiers at a glance

Name: Poitiers (Poitiers)
Status: Mid-size place and regional capital
Population: 85,960 people
Municipality name: Poitiers
Region name (Level 3): Arrondissement de Poitiers
Region name (Level 2): Departement de la Vienne
Region name (Level 1): Poitou-Charentes
Country: France
Continent: Europe

Poitiers is located in the region of Poitou-Charentes and is also the regional capital of this region. The distance from Poitiers to France's capital Paris (Paris) is approximately 294 km / 183 mi (as the crow flies).

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Facts and figures about Poitiers
PlaceStatusPopulationRegion
Poitiers PoitiersMid-size place / Regional capital85,960 peoplePoitou-Charentes Poitou-Charentes

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Information on Poitiers

Information on Poitiers
Place nameMunicipality nameRegion name Level 3Region name Level 2Region name Level 1CountryContinent
Poitiers PoitiersPoitiers PoitiersArrondissement de Poitiers Arrondissement de PoitiersDepartement de la Vienne Département de la ViennePoitou-Charentes Poitou-CharentesFranceEurope

Time in Poitiers

Time in Poitiers
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Fri, 18 Aug 2017 - 8:22pmIn effect (+1 hour)Fri, 18 Aug 2017 - 7:22pmGMT UTC +2.0Europe/Paris

Geographic coordinates of Poitiers

Latitude & Longitude of Poitiers
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map46°34'60.0"N (46.5833300°)0°19'60.0"E (0.3333300°)

Distances from Poitiers

Distances from Poitiers
To equator (0° lat)To prime meridian (0° lon)To the largest places
5,167 km north of the equator26 km east of the prime meridianDistances from Poitiers

Places around Poitiers

6 places found within 5 km around Poitiers. You can expand the radius of your search: 10 km15 km
Places in the regional area of Poitiers
PlacePopulationDistanceRoute
Biard Biard1,6762.0 km 1.2 mishow
L'Arnaye L’Arnaye-3.2 km 2.0 mishow
Saint-Benoit Saint-Benoît7,5983.4 km 2.1 mishow
Precharaux Précharaux-4.4 km 2.7 mishow
La Vallee La Vallée-4.5 km 2.8 mishow
Vouneuil-sous-Biard Vouneuil-sous-Biard4,3915.0 km 3.1 mishow

Airports around Poitiers

1 airport found within 15 km around Poitiers. You can expand the radius of your search: 50 km100 km
Airports in the regional area of Poitiers
AirportCodeDistanceRoute
Poitiers-Biard Airport Poitiers–Biard AirportLFBI, PIS2.1 km 1.3 mishow

External sources of information on Poitiers

Poitiers on Wikipedia