Cussac-Fort-Médoc

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Cussac-Fort-Médoc
Fort Médoc and the Gironde
Fort Médoc and the Gironde
Cussac-Fort-Médoc is located in France
Cussac-Fort-Médoc
Cussac-Fort-Médoc
Coordinates: 45°06′53″N 0°43′47″W / 45.1147°N 0.7297°W / 45.1147; -0.7297Coordinates: 45°06′53″N 0°43′47″W / 45.1147°N 0.7297°W / 45.1147; -0.7297
Country France
Region Aquitaine
Department Gironde
Arrondissement Bordeaux
Canton Castelnau-de-Médoc
Intercommunality Médoc Estuaire
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Thierry Heulle
Area
 • Land1 18.01 km2 (6.95 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 1,794
 • Population2 density 100/km2 (260/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 33146 / 33460
Elevation 0–29 m (0–95 ft)
(avg. 19 m or 62 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.

Cussac-Fort-Médoc is a commune in the Gironde department in Aquitaine in southwestern France.

Fort Médoc in Cussac-Fort-Médoc, together with several buildings in nearby Blaye, was listed in 2008 as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, as part of the "Fortifications of Vauban" group.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1962 785 —    
1968 792 +0.9%
1975 824 +4.0%
1982 1,101 +33.6%
1990 1,318 +19.7%
1999 1,355 +2.8%
2008 1,794 +32.4%

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