Meyrargues

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Meyrargues
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Coat of arms of Meyrargues
Coat of arms
Meyrargues is located in France
Meyrargues
Meyrargues
Coordinates: 43°38′11″N 5°31′45″E / 43.6364°N 5.5292°E / 43.6364; 5.5292Coordinates: 43°38′11″N 5°31′45″E / 43.6364°N 5.5292°E / 43.6364; 5.5292
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Bouches-du-Rhône
Arrondissement Aix-en-Provence
Canton Peyrolles-en-Provence
Intercommunality Pays d'Aix
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Mireille Jouve
Area
 • Land1 41.67 km2 (16.09 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 3,473
 • Population2 density 83/km2 (220/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 13059 / 13650
Elevation 186–554 m (610–1,818 ft)
(avg. 206 m or 676 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.

Meyrargues is a commune in the Bouches-du-Rhône department in southern France.

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Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1793 892 —    
1800 829 −7.1%
1806 929 +12.1%
1821 962 +3.6%
1831 1,009 +4.9%
1836 1,030 +2.1%
1841 1,035 +0.5%
1846 1,125 +8.7%
1851 1,098 −2.4%
1856 1,020 −7.1%
1861 1,143 +12.1%
1866 1,354 +18.5%
1872 1,296 −4.3%
1876 1,117 −13.8%
1881 967 −13.4%
1886 880 −9.0%
1891 939 +6.7%
1896 1,005 +7.0%
1901 1,021 +1.6%
1906 953 −6.7%
1911 853 −10.5%
1921 772 −9.5%
1926 826 +7.0%
1931 879 +6.4%
1936 810 −7.8%
1946 935 +15.4%
1954 1,020 +9.1%
1962 1,535 +50.5%
1968 2,196 +43.1%
1975 2,222 +1.2%
1982 2,406 +8.3%
1990 2,814 +17.0%
1999 3,284 +16.7%
2008 3,473 +5.8%

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