Annezay

Annezay is a commune in the Charente-Maritime department in the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region of southwestern France.

Annezay
The road into Annezay
The road into Annezay
Location of Annezay
Annezay is located in France
Annezay
Annezay
Annezay is located in Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Annezay
Annezay
Coordinates: 46°00′36″N 0°42′45″W / 46.01°N 0.7125°W / 46.01; -0.7125Coordinates: 46°00′36″N 0°42′45″W / 46.01°N 0.7125°W / 46.01; -0.7125
CountryFrance
RegionNouvelle-Aquitaine
DepartmentCharente-Maritime
ArrondissementSaint-Jean-d'Angély
CantonSaint-Jean-d'Angély
IntercommunalityVals de Saintonge Communauté
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Philippe Jouve
Area
1
7.43 km2 (2.87 sq mi)
Population
 (2017-01-01)[1]
162
 • Density22/km2 (56/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
17012 /17380
Elevation5–65 m (16–213 ft)
(avg. 60 m or 200 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

The inhabitants of the commune are known as Anneziens or Anneziennes[2]

GeographyEdit

Annezay is located some 12 km south-east of Surgères and 16 km north-west of Saint-Jean-d'Angély. Access is by the D118 road from Saint-Crépin in the south-west passing through the west of the commune and continuing north to Chervettes. There is also the D213 from the village east to Saint-Loup. The D107E2 road also passes through the east of the commune from the D107 in the north to Tonnay-Boutonne in the south. Apart from the village there are also the hamlets of Le Grand Vivroux and Le Tramaillou in the commune. Apart from a few small patches of forest the commune is entirely farmland.[3]

There are two small unnamed streams south of the village.[3]

Neighbouring communes and villages[3]Edit

AdministrationEdit

List of Successive Mayors[4]

From To Name Party Position
1995 2001 Abel Daubigne SE
2001 Current Philippe Jouve DVD

(Not all data is known)

PopulationEdit

YearPop.±%
2006163—    
2007162−0.6%
2008160−1.2%
2009159−0.6%
2010160+0.6%
2011164+2.5%
2012169+3.0%
2013173+2.4%
2014173+0.0%
2015173+0.0%
2016167−3.5%
 
The Town Hall
 
Annezay War Memorial

Distribution of Age GroupsEdit

 
A street in Annezay

Percentage Distribution of Age Groups in Annezay and Charente-Maritime Department in 2009

Annezay Annezay Charente-M Charente-M
Age Range Men Women Men Women
0 to 14 Years 12.7 19.8 18.7 16.9
15 to 29 Years 20.3 13.6 16.5 14.4
30 to 44 Years 11.4 22.2 18.7 17.9
45 to 59 Years 24.1 12.3 21.0 20.8
60 to 74 Years 15.2 18.5 17.2 17.8
75 to 89 Years 16.5 12.3 9.0 12.4
90 Years+ 0.0 1.2 0.5 1.5

Sources:

Culture and heritageEdit

 
The Church of Saint Peter
 
A Latin inscription dated 1691 over the door of the Church

Religious heritageEdit

The Church of Saint Peter contains a Chasuble, Stole, and Maniple (18th century)  that are registered as an historical object.[5]

See alsoEdit

External linksEdit

Notes and referencesEdit

NotesEdit


ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2017". INSEE. Retrieved 6 January 2020.
  2. ^ Inhabitants of Charente-Maritime (in French)
  3. ^ a b c Google Maps
  4. ^ List of Mayors of France
  5. ^ Ministry of Culture, Palissy PM17000653 Chasuble, Stole, and Maniple (in French)