Where is / Where is France / Where is La Rochelle

Where is La Rochelle, France Located?

La Rochelle is a coastal city and seaport located in the western part of France. It is situated in the Charente-Maritime department, which is in the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region. La Rochelle is known for its historic old port, well-preserved medieval architecture, and its maritime heritage.

La Rochelle Location Map, France

Coordinates46.16°N 1.15°W
Area28.43 km2 (10.98 sq mi)
Population 77,210
Density2,700/km2 (7,000/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code17300 /17000
Elevation0-28 m (0-92 ft) (avg. 4 m or 13 ft)