Avensan

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Avensan
Town hall
Town hall
Avensan is located in France
Avensan
Avensan
Coordinates: 45°02′08″N 0°45′24″W / 45.0356°N 0.7567°W / 45.0356; -0.7567Coordinates: 45°02′08″N 0°45′24″W / 45.0356°N 0.7567°W / 45.0356; -0.7567
Country France
Region Aquitaine
Department Gironde
Arrondissement Bordeaux
Canton Castelnau-de-Médoc
Intercommunality Médulienne
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Michel Travers
Area
 • Land1 52.24 km2 (20.17 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 2,138
 • Population2 density 41/km2 (110/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 33022 / 33480
Elevation 4–51 m (13–167 ft)
(avg. 14 m or 46 ft)

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.

Avensan is a commune in the Gironde department in southwestern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 833 —    
1968 962 +15.5%
1975 1,062 +10.4%
1982 1,592 +49.9%
1990 1,620 +1.8%
1999 1,753 +8.2%
2008 2,138 +22.0%

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