Biard

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Biard

Biard is located in France
Biard
Administration
CountryFrance
RegionPoitou-Charentes
DepartmentVienne
ArrondissementPoitiers
CantonPoitiers 6
IntercommunalityPoitiers
MayorAnthony Sirot
(2001–2008)
Statistics
Elevation75–136 m (246–446 ft)
(avg. 100 m or 330 ft)
Land area17.47 km2 (2.88 sq mi)
Population21,627  (2006)
 - Density218 /km2 (560 /sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code86027/ 86580
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.
 
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Biard

Biard is located in France
Biard
Administration
CountryFrance
RegionPoitou-Charentes
DepartmentVienne
ArrondissementPoitiers
CantonPoitiers 6
IntercommunalityPoitiers
MayorAnthony Sirot
(2001–2008)
Statistics
Elevation75–136 m (246–446 ft)
(avg. 100 m or 330 ft)
Land area17.47 km2 (2.88 sq mi)
Population21,627  (2006)
 - Density218 /km2 (560 /sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code86027/ 86580
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°34′42″N 0°18′22″E / 46.5783°N 0.306°E / 46.5783; 0.306

Biard is a commune in the Vienne department in the Poitou-Charentes region in western France, in the Boivre valley.

A suburb of Poitiers, Biard gives its name to the Poitiers-Biard Airport, located 2km west of the city.

Local facilities [1] include a primary school, municipal stadium and the Stade Marcel Guérin, operated by the SNCF for railway workers.

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