Floirac, Gironde

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Floirac
Town hall
Town hall
Floirac is located in France
Floirac
Floirac
Coordinates: 44°50′15″N 0°31′29″W / 44.8375°N 0.5247°W / 44.8375; -0.5247Coordinates: 44°50′15″N 0°31′29″W / 44.8375°N 0.5247°W / 44.8375; -0.5247
Country France
Region Aquitaine
Department Gironde
Arrondissement Bordeaux
Canton Floirac
Intercommunality Bordeaux
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Conchita Lacuey
Area
 • Land1 8.59 km2 (3.32 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 16,029
 • Population2 density 1,900/km2 (4,800/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 33167 / 33270
Elevation 3–79 m (9.8–259.2 ft)
(avg. 70 m or 230 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.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 1,200 —    
1800 1,069 −10.9%
1806 1,053 −1.5%
1821 956 −9.2%
1831 965 +0.9%
1836 998 +3.4%
1841 1,186 +18.8%
1846 1,166 −1.7%
1851 1,312 +12.5%
1856 1,421 +8.3%
1861 1,537 +8.2%
1866 1,524 −0.8%
1872 1,640 +7.6%
1876 1,585 −3.4%
1881 1,842 +16.2%
1886 2,265 +23.0%
1891 2,311 +2.0%
1896 2,517 +8.9%
1901 2,642 +5.0%
1906 2,799 +5.9%
1911 3,152 +12.6%
1921 4,826 +53.1%
1926 6,474 +34.1%
1931 7,180 +10.9%
1936 7,024 −2.2%
1946 7,062 +0.5%
1954 7,621 +7.9%
1962 8,196 +7.5%
1968 8,241 +0.5%
1975 12,040 +46.1%
1982 14,477 +20.2%
1990 16,834 +16.3%
1999 16,157 −4.0%
2008 16,029 −0.8%

Twin towns[edit]

Floirac is twinned with:

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