Longvic

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Longvic
Fort Beauregard from the Franco-Prussian War
Fort Beauregard from the Franco-Prussian War
Coat of arms of Longvic
Coat of arms
Longvic is located in France
Longvic
Longvic
Coordinates: 47°17′19″N 5°03′52″E / 47.2886°N 5.0644°E / 47.2886; 5.0644Coordinates: 47°17′19″N 5°03′52″E / 47.2886°N 5.0644°E / 47.2886; 5.0644
Country France
Region Burgundy
Department Côte-d'Or
Arrondissement Dijon
Canton Chenôve
Intercommunality Grand Dijon
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Claude Darciaux
Area
 • Land1 10.56 km2 (4.08 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 9,385
 • Population2 density 890/km2 (2,300/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 21355 / 21600
Elevation 219–247 m (719–810 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.

Longvic is a commune in the Côte-d'Or department in eastern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1901 522 —    
1906 646 +23.8%
1911 712 +10.2%
1921 911 +27.9%
1926 1,200 +31.7%
1931 1,534 +27.8%
1936 1,883 +22.8%
1946 1,883 +0.0%
1954 2,904 +54.2%
1962 4,372 +50.6%
1968 5,202 +19.0%
1975 7,448 +43.2%
1982 8,179 +9.8%
1990 8,273 +1.1%
1999 9,317 +12.6%
2008 9,385 +0.7%

Personalities[edit]

Rangers F.C. and Algeria defender Madjid Bougherra was born here.

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