Castelnaud-la-Chapelle

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Castelnaud-la-Chapelle
View of Castelnaud-la-Chapelle and its castle
View of Castelnaud-la-Chapelle and its castle
Castelnaud-la-Chapelle is located in France
Castelnaud-la-Chapelle
Castelnaud-la-Chapelle
Coordinates: 44°48′57″N 1°08′58″E / 44.8158°N 1.1494°E / 44.8158; 1.1494Coordinates: 44°48′57″N 1°08′58″E / 44.8158°N 1.1494°E / 44.8158; 1.1494
Country France
Region Aquitaine
Department Dordogne
Arrondissement Sarlat-la-Canéda
Canton Domme
Intercommunality Domme
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Germinal Peiro
Area1 20.88 km2 (8.06 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 470
 • Density 23/km2 (58/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 24086 / 24250
Elevation 51–283 m (167–928 ft)
(avg. 71 m or 233 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.

Castelnaud-la-Chapelle is a commune in the Dordogne department in Aquitaine in southwestern France.

The Château de Castelnaud-la-Chapelle is located in the commune.

Geography[edit]

The river Céou flows northward through the western part of the commune, then flows into the Dordogne, which forms all of the commune's northern border.

The village is located above the confluence of the two rivers.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 497 —    
1968 440 −11.5%
1975 380 −13.6%
1982 374 −1.6%
1990 408 +9.1%
1999 426 +4.4%
2008 470 +10.3%

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