Soubise, Charente-Maritime

Soubise is a commune in the Charente-Maritime department in southwestern France.

Soubise
Town hall
Town hall
Coat of arms of Soubise
Coat of arms
Location of Soubise
Soubise is located in France
Soubise
Soubise
Soubise is located in Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Soubise
Soubise
Coordinates: 45°55′34″N 1°00′28″W / 45.9261°N 1.0078°W / 45.9261; -1.0078Coordinates: 45°55′34″N 1°00′28″W / 45.9261°N 1.0078°W / 45.9261; -1.0078
CountryFrance
RegionNouvelle-Aquitaine
DepartmentCharente-Maritime
ArrondissementRochefort
CantonTonnay-Charente
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Robert Chatelier
Area
1
10.93 km2 (4.22 sq mi)
Population
 (Jan. 2018)[1]
3,024
 • Density280/km2 (720/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
17429 /17780
Elevation0–22 m (0–72 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

It is situated on the left bank of the river Charente opposite Rochefort and is a former shipbuilding centre.

PopulationEdit

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1962706—    
1968730+3.4%
1975842+15.3%
19821,422+68.9%
19901,220−14.2%
19991,243+1.9%
20083,032+143.9%

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2018". INSEE. 28 December 2020.