Statistics and information about the city of Challans

Map of Challans

The city of Challans is part of the Vendée departement in the Pays de la Loire region. Challans belongs to the district of les Sables-d'Olonne and its canton is Challans. The INSEE code for Challans is 85047 and the postal code is 85300.

The Mayor of Challans (mandate 2014 - 2020) is M Serge RONDEAU, his date of birth is: 1952-10-30. To know in detail the results of the Challans municipal election, just go to the bottom of the page.

The population of Challans is 20303 inhabitants in 2016 (compared to 18671 inhabitants in 2012) and the area of ​​65.54 km2. Challans is located at an altitude of 20 meters. The geographic coordinates of Challans are: 46.8467 degrees North for latitude and 1.88167 degrees Ouest for longitude. In Lambert93 coordinates, the latitude is 328243 meters and its longitude is 6650000 meters.

Population of Challans in 2020

During the last census, that of 2016, the population of Challans was 20,303 inhabitants. The population of Challans as of today, that is to say in 2020, can only be obtained by an estimated projection by applying the average growth rate calculated on the basis of the evolution of the population of Challans between 2011 (18,930 inhabitants) and 2016 (20,303 inhabitants). The average annual population growth rate obtained is thus 1.45% per year.

The population of Challans in 2020 is around 21,507 inhabitants. We can therefore see that the population in the municipality of Challans has increased since the 2016 census.

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The town halls of the municipalities closest to Challans are as follows : Soullans at 5.8 km, Sallertaine at 6.0 km, Garnache at 6.2 km, Châteauneuf at 8.1 km, Perrier at 9.1 km, Saint-Christophe-du-Ligneron at 9.4 km, Froidfond at 9.6 km, Commequiers at 10.0 km, Bois-de-Céné at 10.1 km et Saint-Urbain at 10.3 km. Saint-Gervais at 10.8 km. Notre-Dame-de-Riez at 11.4 km.

Les plus grande villes autour de Challans

CommunesPopulationsDistance
NANTES 290,943 hab.48.4 km
ROCHELLE 79,521 hab.94.5 km
SAINT-NAZAIRE 71,046 hab.54.5 km
VANNES 55,383 hab.111.8 km
ROCHE-SUR-YON 54,565 hab.39.5 km
SAINT-HERBLAIN 44,364 hab.44.4 km
REZé 39,072 hab.45.6 km
ROCHEFORT 26,801 hab.122.8 km
SAINT-SéBASTIEN-SUR-LOIRE 25,514 hab.49.0 km
ORVAULT 25,244 hab.51.0 km
VERTOU 21,743 hab.47.5 km
COUëRON 18,648 hab.42.3 km

Cultural agenda of Challans and its surroundings

If you live in the municipality of Challans, you can consult the cultural agenda for Challans and nearby municipalities (located in the Vendée department). Whether musical events, shows or other cultural events in Challans or its proximity, you can access the entire cultural agenda of the Vendée department at the following url: Vendée cultural agenda.


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Distances from Challans to the 5 largest French cities

Statistics of the city of Challans between 1962 and 2015

Challans population :

Challans had 16,136 inhabitants in 1999, then 18,680 inhabitants in 2009, to settle at 20,133 inhabitants in the 2015 census. The number of households in Challans amounted to 8,462 for 2009. Challans registered 1,862 births between the years 1999 and 2009, while 1,404 deaths were registered between the same years. For 2011, 164 births compared to 167 deaths were registered in Challans.

Population development in Challans between 1962 and 2015

Below you can see the evolution of the population of Challans between 1962 and 2015. We can see that the population of Challans went from 6,962 to 20,133 inhabitants. This represents a population growth of 189.2% (between 1962 and 2015) with an increase of 13171 inhabitants.

The density therefore went from 106 inhabitants per km2 in 1962 to 307 inhabitants per km2 in 2015.

Years 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006 2010 2015
Demographic evolution of Challans between 1962 to 2015 (number of inhabitants)
Population 6,962 *8,558 11,794 12,845 14,203 16,132 17,676 18,686 20,133
Evolution of the population of Challans between 1962 and 2020

Population of Challans district by district in 2015

Number of accommodations in Challans :

The number of dwellings in Challans amounted to 9,211 in 2009. These dwellings were distributed as follows: 8,462 main residences, 164 second residences and 585 vacant dwellings. Of the 8,462 main residences, 5,431 were occupied by their owners, or about 64%.

Below you can observe the evolution of the number of housing in Challans between 1968 and 2015. Challans had 2677 housing in 1968 and 10299 housing in 2015, which is an increase of 285%, or 7622 more housing between these 2 years .

In 2015, out of 10299 dwellings, 9259 were main residences, 265 second residences and 775 vacant dwellings.

Evolution of the number of housing in Challans between 1968 and 2015

Years 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2010 2015
Evolution of the number of housing in Challans from 1968 to 2015
Blue : Nbr of residences / Green : occupied dwellings
Housing 2,677 / 2,532 3,922 / 3,618 4,796 / 4,323 5,869 / 5,260 7,211 / 6,671 9,448 / 8,600 10,299 / 9,259

Taxation :

Challans totaled 243 million Euros in 2009 for 10,756 tax households of which 5,649 were taxable. In 2010, the median tax income of Challans households per consumption unit was 1,511 Euros / month.

Employment in Challans :

The number of jobs in Challans in the workplace rose from 8,777 in 1999 to 10,970 jobs in 2009. The share of salaried jobs amounted to 89% (9,752 employees) in 2009. Out of the population aged 15 to 64 who were 11,210 in 2009, 8,017 were working and 864 were unemployed. Challans had 1,388 job seekers in category A, B, C, including 825 job seekers in category A as of December 31, 2011.

Infrastructure equipment in Challans

  • Gendarmerie : 1
  • Bureau de poste : 1
  • Réparation automobile et de matériel agricole : 39
  • Contrôle technique automobile : 5
  • Location automobiles, utilitaires légers : 2
  • Ecole de conduite : 10
  • Vétérinaire : 8
  • Agence de travail temporaire : 8
  • Restaurant : 38
  • Hypermarché : 2
  • Supermarché : 3
  • Grande surface de bricolage : 1
  • Supérette : 1
  • Boulangerie : 18
  • Boucherie charcuterie : 5
  • Produits surgelés : 1
  • Poissonnerie : 3
  • Librairie papeterie journeaux : 5
  • Magasin de vêtements : 66
  • Magasin d'équipements du foyer : 14
  • Magasin de chaussures : 8
  • Magasin d'électroménager et de matériel audio-vidéo : 7
  • Magasin de meubles : 25
  • Magasin d'articles de sports et de loisirs : 8
  • Magasin de revêtements murs et sols : 1
  • Droguerie quincaillerie bricolage : 8
  • Parfumerie : 5
  • Horlogerie Bijouterie : 3
  • Fleuriste : 12
  • Magasin d'optique : 9
  • Station service : 5
  • École maternelle : 4
  • École élémentaire : 6
  • Collège : 2
  • Lycée d'enseignement général et/ou technologique : 2
  • Lycée d'enseignement professionnel : 1
  • Lycée technique et/ou professionnel agricole : 1
  • Médecin omnipraticien : 21
  • Spécialiste en cardiologie : 3
  • Spécialiste en dermatologie vénéréologie : 2
  • Spécialiste en gynécologie médicale : 1
  • Spécialiste en gastro-entérologie : 2
  • Spécialiste en psychiatrie : 1
  • Spécialiste en ophtalmologie : 15
  • Spécialiste en oto-rhino-laryngologie : 1
  • Spécialiste en pédiatrie : 1
  • Spécialiste en pneumologie : 1
  • Spécialiste en radiodiagnostic et imagerie médicale : 9
  • Spécialiste en stomatologie : 1
  • Chirurgien dentiste : 14
  • Sage-femme : 4
  • Infirmier : 16
  • Masseur kinésithérapeute : 21
  • Orthophoniste : 9
  • Orthoptiste : 3
  • Pédicure-podologue : 10
  • Audio prothésiste : 1
  • Ergothérapeute : 1
  • Psychomotricien : 5
  • Pharmacie : 6
  • Laboratoire d'analyses médicales : 2
  • Garde d'enfant d'âge préscolaire : 3
  • Gare sous convention avec les conseils régionaux ou les STIF : 1
  • Bassin de natation : 2
  • Boulodrome : 1
  • Tennis : 3
  • Centre équestre : 1
  • Athlétisme : 2
  • Plateau extérieur ou salle multisports : 6
  • Salle de terrains de petits jeux : 1
  • Terrains de grands jeux : 3
  • Salle de combat : 1
  • Salle ou terrain spécialisé : 4
  • Roller-Skate-Vélo bicross et freestyle : 1
  • Boucle de randonnée : 1
  • Cinéma : 2
  • Agence de voyages : 8
  • Hôtel homologué : 6
  • Camping homologué : 1

List of sports infrastructures in Challans

Map of Challans

General information about Challans

ADMINISTRATIVE INFORMATION FROM CHALLANS

Mayor (2014 - 2020) : M Serge RONDEAU
Name of the city : Challans
Canton : Challans
Borough : les Sables-d'Olonne
Departement : Vendée (85)
Region : Pays de la Loire (117)
Postal code : 85300
INSEE code : 85047
Town hall address : 1 boulevard Lucien-Dodin
BP 239
85302 Challans Cedex.

Tél./Fax : 02 51 49 79 79 / 02 51 35 16 35

CITIES NEIGHBORS OF CHALLANS

Distances are to be considered as the crow flies
Soullans - 85300 (4,006 inh.)at 5.8 km
Sallertaine - 85300 (2,739 inh.)at 6.0 km
Garnache - 85710 (4,363 inh.)at 6.2 km
Châteauneuf - 85710 (795 inh.)at 8.1 km
Perrier - 85300 (1,833 inh.)at 9.1 km
Saint-Christophe-du-Ligneron - 85670 (2,246 inh.)at 9.4 km
Froidfond - 85300 (1,265 inh.)at 9.6 km
Commequiers - 85220 (2,738 inh.)at 10.0 km
Bois-de-Céné - 85710 (1,507 inh.)at 10.1 km
Saint-Urbain - 85230 (1,356 inh.)at 10.3 km
Saint-Gervais - 85230 (2,159 inh.)at 10.8 km
Notre-Dame-de-Riez - 85270 (1,828 inh.)at 11.4 km

TOWN HALL OF CHALLANS CEDEX

For all administrative procedures, the town hall of Challans Cedex is open at the times above
Town Hall Address : 1 boulevard Lucien-Dodin
BP 239
85302 Challans Cedex
Opening hours : lundi à vendredi
    08:45:00 à 12:30:00
    13:45:00 à 17:45:00
samedi
    09:00:00 à 12:00:00
Town Hall phone : 02 51 49 79 79
Town Hall Fax : 02 51 35 16 35
Town Hall website : http://www.challans.fr
Town Hall email address : mairie@challans.fr
Contact details of the Town Hall : Latitude : 46.845
Longitude : -1.880

Cadastre of Challans

The Challans town hall has a cadastre service from which you can obtain the Challans cadastral map or more precisely a cadastral plot. For more information, you can consult the website of the Challans town hall or get in touch directly by phone with the Challans town hall. You will find the Challans town hall website and phone number above in the town hall section.

You can also access the Challans cadastral map for free by visiting this link: Challans cadastral map. You can specify an address to consult more precisely a cadastral plot of Challans.

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