Castelmoron-d'Albret

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Castelmoron-d'Albret
Castelmoron-d'Albret Mairie.jpg
Coat of arms of Castelmoron-d'Albret
Coat of arms
Castelmoron-d'Albret is located in France
Castelmoron-d'Albret
Castelmoron-d'Albret
Coordinates: 44°40′50″N 0°00′38″W / 44.6806°N 0.0106°W / 44.6806; -0.0106Coordinates: 44°40′50″N 0°00′38″W / 44.6806°N 0.0106°W / 44.6806; -0.0106
Country France
Region Aquitaine
Department Gironde
Arrondissement Langon
Canton Monségur
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Claude Hernandez
Area1 0.0376 km2 (0.0145 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 55
 • Density 1,500/km2 (3,800/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 33103 / 33540
Elevation 37–61 m (121–200 ft)
(avg. 80 m or 260 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.

Castelmoron-d'Albret is a commune in the Gironde department in Aquitaine in south-western France.

It is notable for being the smallest commune in France by size, with an area of just 3.76 hectares, or 9.3 acres, (roughly the size of the Place de l'Étoile in Paris). By comparison, the largest commune in metropolitan France is Arles, with an area of 759 km2 (293 sq mi).

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1968 82 —    
1975 79 −3.7%
1982 62 −21.5%
1990 64 +3.2%
1999 62 −3.1%
2008 55 −11.3%

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