Argol, Finistère

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Argol
Argol
Town square and parish close
Town square and parish close
Argol is located in France
Argol
Argol
Coordinates: 48°14′47″N 4°18′55″W / 48.2464°N 4.3153°W / 48.2464; -4.3153Coordinates: 48°14′47″N 4°18′55″W / 48.2464°N 4.3153°W / 48.2464; -4.3153
Country France
Region Brittany
Department Finistère
Arrondissement Châteaulin
Canton Crozon
Intercommunality Presqu'île de Crozon
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Henri Le Pape
Area
 • Land1 31.73 km2 (12.25 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 815
 • Population2 density 26/km2 (67/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 29001 / 29560

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.

Argol (Breton: Argol) is a commune in the Finistère department in Brittany in north-western France. It lies in the east of Crozon peninsula, near the Aulne river.

Population[edit]

Inhabitants of Argol are called Argoliens.

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1793 843 —    
1800 544 −35.5%
1806 731 +34.4%
1821 1,013 +38.6%
1831 1,132 +11.7%
1836 1,223 +8.0%
1841 1,275 +4.3%
1846 1,325 +3.9%
1851 1,366 +3.1%
1856 1,352 −1.0%
1861 1,393 +3.0%
1866 1,383 −0.7%
1872 1,363 −1.4%
1876 1,366 +0.2%
1881 1,353 −1.0%
1886 1,357 +0.3%
1891 1,435 +5.7%
1896 1,441 +0.4%
1901 1,485 +3.1%
1906 1,455 −2.0%
1911 1,499 +3.0%
1921 1,283 −14.4%
1926 1,311 +2.2%
1931 1,232 −6.0%
1936 1,181 −4.1%
1946 1,095 −7.3%
1954 984 −10.1%
1962 899 −8.6%
1968 819 −8.9%
1975 766 −6.5%
1982 700 −8.6%
1990 698 −0.3%
1999 746 +6.9%
2008 815 +9.2%

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