Pignan

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Pignan
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Coat of arms of Pignan
Coat of arms
Pignan is located in France
Pignan
Pignan
Coordinates: 43°35′07″N 3°45′45″E / 43.5853°N 3.7625°E / 43.5853; 3.7625Coordinates: 43°35′07″N 3°45′45″E / 43.5853°N 3.7625°E / 43.5853; 3.7625
Country France
Region Languedoc-Roussillon
Department Hérault
Arrondissement Montpellier
Canton Pignan
Intercommunality Montpellier
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Michèle Cassar
Area1 20.32 km2 (7.85 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 6,124
 • Density 300/km2 (780/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 34202 / 34570
Elevation 29–217 m (95–712 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.

Pignan is a commune in the Hérault department in the Languedoc-Roussillon region in southern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 1,414 —    
1800 1,566 +10.7%
1806 1,541 −1.6%
1821 1,809 +17.4%
1831 1,889 +4.4%
1836 2,012 +6.5%
1841 1,925 −4.3%
1846 2,018 +4.8%
1851 1,903 −5.7%
1856 1,891 −0.6%
1861 1,952 +3.2%
1866 2,158 +10.6%
1872 2,166 +0.4%
1876 2,081 −3.9%
1881 1,757 −15.6%
1886 1,835 +4.4%
1891 1,882 +2.6%
1896 2,167 +15.1%
1901 2,113 −2.5%
1906 1,949 −7.8%
1911 1,859 −4.6%
1921 1,819 −2.2%
1926 1,755 −3.5%
1931 1,766 +0.6%
1936 1,644 −6.9%
1946 1,509 −8.2%
1954 1,680 +11.3%
1962 1,905 +13.4%
1968 2,216 +16.3%
1975 2,677 +20.8%
1982 3,319 +24.0%
1990 4,097 +23.4%
1999 5,665 +38.3%
2008 6,124 +8.1%

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