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Title: Saint-Savinien  
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Subject: Communes of the Charente-Maritime department, Charente (river), List of twin towns and sister cities in France, Arrondissement of Saint-Jean-d'Angély
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Coordinates: 45°53′55″N 0°47′13″W / 45.8985°N 0.787°W / 45.8985; -0.787Coordinates: 45°53′55″N 0°47′13″W / 45.8985°N 0.787°W / 45.8985; -0.787

Country France
Region Poitou-Charentes
Department Charente-Maritime
Arrondissement Saint-Jean-d'Angély
Canton Saint-Savinien
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Claude Godineau
 • Land1 47 km2 (18 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 2,394
 • Population2 density 51/km2 (130/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 17373 / 17350
Elevation 0–68 m (0–223 ft)
(avg. 6 m or 20 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.

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



Saint-Savinien-sur-Charente is one the most picturesque communes in Roman Saintonge. It dates back to the Roman times.


  • Château de la Cave

See also



External links

  • Saint-SavinienSaint-Savinien on the Quid site
  • Location of Saint-Savinien on the map of France

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