Rions

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Rions
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Rions is located in France
Rions
Rions
Coordinates: 44°39′52″N 0°21′03″W / 44.6644°N 0.3508°W / 44.6644; -0.3508Coordinates: 44°39′52″N 0°21′03″W / 44.6644°N 0.3508°W / 44.6644; -0.3508
Country France
Region Aquitaine
Department Gironde
Arrondissement Bordeaux
Canton Cadillac
Intercommunality Vallon de l'Artolie
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean Despujols
Area
 • Land1 10.65 km2 (4.11 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 1,549
 • Population2 density 150/km2 (380/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 33355 / 33410
Elevation 2–117 m (6.6–383.9 ft)
(avg. 104 m or 341 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.
For the character from the Arthurian legend, see King Rience.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1962 880 —    
1968 941 +6.9%
1975 989 +5.1%
1982 1,272 +28.6%
1990 1,379 +8.4%
1999 1,440 +4.4%
2008 1,549 +7.6%

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