Rognac

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Rognac
Coat of arms of Rognac
Coat of arms
Rognac is located in France
Rognac
Rognac
Coordinates: 43°29′19″N 5°13′59″E / 43.4886°N 5.2331°E / 43.4886; 5.2331Coordinates: 43°29′19″N 5°13′59″E / 43.4886°N 5.2331°E / 43.4886; 5.2331
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Bouches-du-Rhône
Arrondissement Istres
Canton Berre-l'Étang
Intercommunality Salon-Étang de Berre-Durance
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Pierre Guillaume
Area1 17.46 km2 (6.74 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 12,195
 • Density 700/km2 (1,800/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 13081 / 13340
Elevation 0–271 m (0–889 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.

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

International relations[edit]

Twin towns – Sister cities[edit]

Rognac is twinned with:

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 511 —    
1800 558 +9.2%
1806 555 −0.5%
1821 637 +14.8%
1831 555 −12.9%
1836 625 +12.6%
1841 220 −64.8%
1846 570 +159.1%
1851 748 +31.2%
1856 789 +5.5%
1861 873 +10.6%
1866 873 +0.0%
1872 840 −3.8%
1876 842 +0.2%
1881 683 −18.9%
1886 678 −0.7%
1891 653 −3.7%
1896 722 +10.6%
1901 741 +2.6%
1906 769 +3.8%
1911 763 −0.8%
1921 958 +25.6%
1926 1,165 +21.6%
1931 1,395 +19.7%
1936 1,614 +15.7%
1946 2,008 +24.4%
1954 2,696 +34.3%
1962 3,590 +33.2%
1968 4,270 +18.9%
1975 5,105 +19.6%
1982 9,330 +82.8%
1990 11,099 +19.0%
1999 11,631 +4.8%
2008 12,195 +4.8%

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Twinnings". Central Union of Municipalities & Communities of Greece. Retrieved 2013-08-25.