Poitou-Charentes gained its current status as a metropolitan region in the year 1982. The government of Poitou-Charentes is lead by Jean-Francois Macaireand is based in the metropolitan region capital of Poitiers (Population: 85,960).
Poitou-Charentes Metropolitan region - Quick Facts
|Region Type||Metropolitan region|
|Year of Establishment||1982|
|Capital||Poitiers (Population: 85,960)|
|Head of Government||Jean-Francois Macaire|
|Total Area||25,810 sq km (9,965 sq miles)|
|Population Density||70.7 sq km (183.1 sq miles)|
This page was last updated on July 24, 2015.