Béguey

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Béguey
Béguey is located in France
Béguey
Béguey
Coordinates: 44°38′37″N 0°19′20″W / 44.6436°N 0.3222°W / 44.6436; -0.3222Coordinates: 44°38′37″N 0°19′20″W / 44.6436°N 0.3222°W / 44.6436; -0.3222
Country France
Region Aquitaine
Department Gironde
Arrondissement Bordeaux
Canton Cadillac
Intercommunality Coteaux de Garonne
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean Rupert
Area
 • Land1 3.16 km2 (1.22 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 1,099
 • Population2 density 350/km2 (900/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 33040 / 33410
Elevation 2–90 m (6.6–295.3 ft)
(avg. 20 m or 66 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.

Béguey is a commune on the right bank of the Garonne river in the Gironde department in southwestern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 967 —    
1968 974 +0.7%
1975 1,054 +8.2%
1982 866 −17.8%
1990 910 +5.1%
1999 916 +0.7%
2008 1,099 +20.0%

Personalities[edit]

One of Béguey's famous sons is Jean-Louis Vignes, pioneer of the California wine industry.

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