Eyragues

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Eyragues
Place à Eyragues.JPG
Coat of arms of Eyragues
Coat of arms
Eyragues is located in France
Eyragues
Eyragues
Coordinates: 43°50′31″N 4°50′30″E / 43.8419°N 4.8417°E / 43.8419; 4.8417Coordinates: 43°50′31″N 4°50′30″E / 43.8419°N 4.8417°E / 43.8419; 4.8417
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Bouches-du-Rhône
Arrondissement Arles
Canton Châteaurenard
Intercommunality Rhône Alpilles Durance
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Max Gilles
Area1 20.78 km2 (8.02 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 4,338
 • Density 210/km2 (540/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 13036 / 13630
Elevation 11–99 m (36–325 ft)
(avg. 23 m or 75 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.

Eyragues (Provençal: Irago en Prouvenço) is a commune in the Bouches-du-Rhône department in southern France. Located 14 km (8.7 mi) south of Avignon, and 6 km (3.7 mi) north of St. Rémy-de-Provence, it has a weekly market on Fridays in the large village square.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 2,389 —    
1800 2,388 −0.0%
1806 2,060 −13.7%
1821 2,206 +7.1%
1831 2,227 +1.0%
1836 2,272 +2.0%
1841 2,290 +0.8%
1846 2,319 +1.3%
1851 2,368 +2.1%
1856 2,527 +6.7%
1861 2,554 +1.1%
1866 2,583 +1.1%
1872 2,461 −4.7%
1876 2,361 −4.1%
1881 2,191 −7.2%
1886 2,069 −5.6%
1891 2,008 −2.9%
1896 1,946 −3.1%
1901 1,957 +0.6%
1906 1,937 −1.0%
1911 1,935 −0.1%
1921 1,575 −18.6%
1926 1,745 +10.8%
1931 1,767 +1.3%
1936 1,878 +6.3%
1946 1,864 −0.7%
1954 2,015 +8.1%
1962 2,092 +3.8%
1968 2,288 +9.4%
1975 2,512 +9.8%
1982 2,968 +18.2%
1990 3,504 +18.1%
1999 3,941 +12.5%
2008 4,338 +10.1%

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