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Angoulême

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Angoulême Cathedral
Coat of arms of Angoulême
Administration
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Charente
Arrondissement Angoulême
Intercommunality Angoulême
Mayor Philippe Lavaud
(2008–2014)
Statistics
Elevation 27–130 m (89–427 ft)
(avg. 100 m or 330 ft*)
Land area1 21.85 km2 (8.44 sq mi)
Population2 43,112  (2008)
 - Density 1,973/km2 (5,110/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 16015/ 16000
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.

Angoulême is a commune in the Charente department in France, in Poitou-Charentes region.

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