Fargues, Gironde

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Fargues
Town hall
Town hall
Fargues is located in France
Fargues
Fargues
Coordinates: 44°32′12″N 0°17′44″W / 44.5367°N 0.2956°W / 44.5367; -0.2956Coordinates: 44°32′12″N 0°17′44″W / 44.5367°N 0.2956°W / 44.5367; -0.2956
Country France
Region Aquitaine
Department Gironde
Arrondissement Langon
Canton Canton of Langon
Intercommunality Pays de Langon
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Pierre Augey
Area1 15.41 km2 (5.95 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 1,617
 • Density 100/km2 (270/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 33164 / 33210
Elevation 18–88 m (59–289 ft)
(avg. 40 m or 130 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.

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

Fargues is located in the Sauternes wine appellation of Bordeaux.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 643 —    
1968 652 +1.4%
1975 769 +17.9%
1982 1,078 +40.2%
1990 1,185 +9.9%
1999 1,215 +2.5%
2008 1,617 +33.1%

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