La Roque-d'Anthéron

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La Roque-d'Anthéron
Silvacane Abbey in La Roque-d'Anthéron
Silvacane Abbey in La Roque-d'Anthéron
Coat of arms of La Roque-d'Anthéron
Coat of arms
La Roque-d'Anthéron is located in France
La Roque-d'Anthéron
La Roque-d'Anthéron
Coordinates: 43°42′56″N 5°18′41″E / 43.7156°N 5.3114°E / 43.7156; 5.3114Coordinates: 43°42′56″N 5°18′41″E / 43.7156°N 5.3114°E / 43.7156; 5.3114
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Bouches-du-Rhône
Arrondissement Aix-en-Provence
Canton Lambesc
Intercommunality Pays d'Aix
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Louis Turcan
Area1 25.49 km2 (9.84 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 5,078
 • Density 200/km2 (520/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 13084 / 13640
Elevation 128–484 m (420–1,588 ft)
(avg. 175 m or 574 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.

La Roque-d'Anthéron (La Ròca d'Anteron in Occitan) is a commune in the Bouches-du-Rhône department in southern France. Silvacane Abbey, a former Cistercian monastery, is located near La Roque-d'Anthéron.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 1,228 —    
1800 1,319 +7.4%
1806 1,278 −3.1%
1821 1,381 +8.1%
1831 1,506 +9.1%
1836 1,417 −5.9%
1841 1,498 +5.7%
1846 1,544 +3.1%
1851 1,474 −4.5%
1856 1,495 +1.4%
1861 1,584 +6.0%
1866 1,543 −2.6%
1872 1,494 −3.2%
1876 1,603 +7.3%
1881 1,517 −5.4%
1886 503 −66.8%
1891 1,428 +183.9%
1896 1,522 +6.6%
1901 1,452 −4.6%
1906 1,555 +7.1%
1911 1,517 −2.4%
1921 1,308 −13.8%
1926 1,277 −2.4%
1931 1,188 −7.0%
1936 1,159 −2.4%
1946 1,121 −3.3%
1954 1,075 −4.1%
1962 1,415 +31.6%
1968 2,282 +61.3%
1975 2,876 +26.0%
1982 3,692 +28.4%
1990 3,923 +6.3%
1999 4,446 +13.3%
2008 5,078 +14.2%

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