Cestas

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Cestas
Cestas is located in France
Cestas
Cestas
Coordinates: 44°44′43″N 0°40′52″W / 44.7453°N 0.6811°W / 44.7453; -0.6811Coordinates: 44°44′43″N 0°40′52″W / 44.7453°N 0.6811°W / 44.7453; -0.6811
Country France
Region Aquitaine
Department Gironde
Arrondissement Bordeaux
Canton Gradignan
Intercommunality Cestas-Canéjan
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Pierre Ducout
Area
 • Land1 99.57 km2 (38.44 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 16,483
 • Population2 density 170/km2 (430/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 33122 / 33610
Elevation 33–80 m (108–262 ft)
(avg. 67 m or 220 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.

Cestas is a commune in the Gironde department in Aquitaine in southwestern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 2,960 —    
1968 3,548 +19.9%
1975 6,445 +81.7%
1982 13,730 +113.0%
1990 16,768 +22.1%
1999 16,927 +0.9%
2008 16,483 −2.6%

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