The church in Château-Larcher

Coordinates: 46°25′06″N 0°18′55″E / 46.4183°N 0.3153°E / 46.4183; 0.3153Coordinates: 46°25′06″N 0°18′55″E / 46.4183°N 0.3153°E / 46.4183; 0.3153
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Vienne
Arrondissement Poitiers
Canton Vivonne
Intercommunality Vonne et Clain
  Mayor (20082014) Francis Gargouil
Area1 15.35 km2 (5.93 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 933
  Density 61/km2 (160/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
  Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 86065 / 86370
Elevation 85–135 m (279–443 ft)
(avg. 95 m or 312 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.

Château-Larcher is a commune in the Vienne department in the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region in western France.


The Clouère flows northwesthward through the middle of the commune, forms part of its north-eastern border, then flows into the Clain, which forms its north-western border.

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