Niort

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Niort, France

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Coat of arms of Niort, France
City coat of arms
Niort, France is located in France
Niort, France
Administration
Country France
Region Poitou-Charentes
Department Deux-Sèvres
Arrondissement Niort
Canton Chi
Intercommunality Niort
Mayor Jérome Baloge
(2014–2020)
Statistics
Elevation 2–77 m (6.6–252.6 ft)
(avg. 28 m/92 ft)
Land area1 68.20 km2 (26.33 sq mi)
Population2 60,486  (2006)
 - Density 887 /km2 (2,300 /sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 79191/ 79000
Website www.vivre-a-niort.com
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.

Coordinates: 46°19′33″N 0°27′38″W / 46.3258°N 0.4606°W / 46.3258; -0.4606

Niort is a commune. It is found in the Deux-Sèvres department in the center of France.