Cognac, Fraunce

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Coat o airms o Cognac
Coat o airms
Cognac is locatit in Fraunce
Location within Nouvelle-Aquitaine region
Cognac is locatit in Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Coordinates: 45°42′N 0°20′W / 45.70°N 0.33°W / 45.70; -0.33Coordinates: 45°42′N 0°20′W / 45.70°N 0.33°W / 45.70; -0.33
Kintra Fraunce
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Depairtment Charente
Arrondissement Cognac
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Michel Gourinchas
Area1 15.5 km2 (6.0 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 19,066
 • Density 1,200/km2 (3,200/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Simmer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 16102 /16100
Elevation 5–53 m (16–174 ft)
(avg. 27 m or 89 ft)

1 French Laund Register data, that excludes lochs, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) an river estuaries.

2 Population withoot dooble coontin: residents o multiple communes (e.g., students an militar personnel) anerly coontit ance.

Cognac (French: [kɔ.ɲak]) is a commune in the Charente depairtment in soothwastren Fraunce.

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