Le Bignon

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Le Bignon
Coat of arms of Le Bignon
Coat of arms
Le Bignon is located in France
Le Bignon
Le Bignon
Coordinates: 47°05′57″N 1°29′22″W / 47.0992°N 1.4894°W / 47.0992; -1.4894Coordinates: 47°05′57″N 1°29′22″W / 47.0992°N 1.4894°W / 47.0992; -1.4894
Country France
Region Pays de la Loire
Department Loire-Atlantique
Arrondissement Nantes
Canton Aigrefeuille-sur-Maine
Intercommunality Grand Lieu
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Martin Legeay
Area
 • Land1 27.54 km2 (10.63 sq mi)
Population (2009)
 • Population2 3,227
 • Population2 density 120/km2 (300/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 44014 / 44140
Elevation 3–58 m (9.8–190.3 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.
This article is about the commune in western France. For the commune in north-central France, see Le Bignon-Mirabeau.

Le Bignon is a commune in the Loire-Atlantique department in western France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1806 1,643 —    
1821 1,833 +11.6%
1836 1,962 +7.0%
1841 2,032 +3.6%
1846 2,100 +3.3%
1851 2,205 +5.0%
1856 2,155 −2.3%
1861 2,119 −1.7%
1866 1,833 −13.5%
1872 1,805 −1.5%
1876 1,805 +0.0%
1881 1,842 +2.0%
1886 1,825 −0.9%
1891 1,823 −0.1%
1896 1,747 −4.2%
1901 1,763 +0.9%
1906 1,743 −1.1%
1911 1,705 −2.2%
1921 1,506 −11.7%
1926 1,501 −0.3%
1931 1,409 −6.1%
1936 1,302 −7.6%
1946 1,269 −2.5%
1954 1,414 +11.4%
1962 1,438 +1.7%
1968 1,471 +2.3%
1975 1,880 +27.8%
1982 2,279 +21.2%
1990 2,378 +4.3%
1999 2,583 +8.6%
2006 3,111 +20.4%
2009 3,227 +3.7%

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