Preignac

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Preignac
Town hall
Town hall
Coat of arms of Preignac
Coat of arms
Preignac is located in France
Preignac
Preignac
Coordinates: 44°35′09″N 0°17′39″W / 44.5858°N 0.2942°W / 44.5858; -0.2942Coordinates: 44°35′09″N 0°17′39″W / 44.5858°N 0.2942°W / 44.5858; -0.2942
Country France
Region Aquitaine
Department Gironde
Arrondissement Bordeaux
Canton Podensac
Intercommunality Canton de Podensac
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Pierre Manceau
Area1 13.26 km2 (5.12 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 2,157
 • Density 160/km2 (420/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 33337 / 33210
Elevation 2–59 m (6.6–193.6 ft)
(avg. 15 m or 49 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.

Preignac is a commune in the Gironde department in Aquitaine in southwestern France.

Preignac is located in the Sauternes wine appellation of Bordeaux.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 2,184 —    
1968 2,227 +2.0%
1975 2,096 −5.9%
1982 1,958 −6.6%
1990 1,992 +1.7%
1999 2,026 +1.7%
2008 2,157 +6.5%

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