|region||Pays de la Loire|
|surface||50.16 km 2|
|Residents||3,424 (January 1, 2017)|
|Population density||68 inhabitants / km 2|
Saint-Philbert-de-Bouaine is a French commune with 3,424 inhabitants (as of January 1 2017) in the department of Vendée in the region of Pays de la Loire . The municipality belongs to the arrondissement of La Roche-sur-Yon and the canton of Rocheservière ; from 2015 the canton was dissolved and merged into the canton of Aizenay . The inhabitants are called Philbertins .
Saint-Philbert-de-Bouaine is about 35 kilometers north-north-west of La Roche-sur-Yon and 14 kilometers west of Montaigu-Vendée . The Boulogne River borders the municipality to the west; the Issoire flows through the municipality . The community belongs to the Gros Plant du Pays Nantais wine-growing region . This is where the Muscadet is produced. Saint-Philbert-de-Bouaine is surrounded by the neighboring communities of Geneston in the north, Montbert in the northeast, La Planche in the east and northeast, Vieillevigne in the east and southeast, Rocheservière in the south, Corcoué-sur-Logne in the west and southwest, and Saint-Colomban in the west and northwest.
The former route nationale 137bis (today's D937) runs through the municipality .
|Source: Cassini and INSEE|
- 12th century church
- Landefrere grotto
- Le Patrimoine des Communes de la Vendée. Flohic Editions, Volume 2, Paris 2001, ISBN 2-84234-118-X , pp. 814-816.