Saint-Savournin

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Saint-Savournin
Saint-Savournin.jpg
Coat of arms of Saint-Savournin
Coat of arms
Saint-Savournin is located in France
Saint-Savournin
Saint-Savournin
Coordinates: 43°24′22″N 5°31′41″E / 43.406°N 5.528°E / 43.406; 5.528Coordinates: 43°24′22″N 5°31′41″E / 43.406°N 5.528°E / 43.406; 5.528
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Bouches-du-Rhône
Arrondissement Marseille
Canton Roquevaire
Intercommunality Pays d'Aubagne et de l'Etoile
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) André Lenel
Area1 5.89 km2 (2.27 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 3,095
 • Density 530/km2 (1,400/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 13101 / 13119
Dialling codes 0491
Elevation 307–778 m (1,007–2,552 ft)
(avg. 450 m or 1,480 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.

Saint-Savournin is a commune east of Marseille at the eastern extremity of the Massif de l'Étoile between Cadolive and Mimet in the Bouches-du-Rhône department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in southern France.

History[edit]

Signs of neolithic settlement have been found and extensive evidence has been identified of human habitation during the Gallo-Roman centuries.

Medieval Saint-Savournin was a village that made its living from the land, rearing sheep and goats and cultivating olives.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 369 —    
1800 429 +16.3%
1806 513 +19.6%
1821 612 +19.3%
1831 735 +20.1%
1836 759 +3.3%
1841 797 +5.0%
1846 813 +2.0%
1851 904 +11.2%
1856 1,006 +11.3%
1861 1,111 +10.4%
1866 1,266 +14.0%
1872 1,392 +10.0%
1876 1,553 +11.6%
1881 1,775 +14.3%
1886 1,753 −1.2%
1891 1,931 +10.2%
1896 1,820 −5.7%
1901 987 −45.8%
1906 997 +1.0%
1911 984 −1.3%
1921 1,092 +11.0%
1926 1,211 +10.9%
1931 1,225 +1.2%
1936 1,110 −9.4%
1946 1,168 +5.2%
1954 1,199 +2.7%
1962 1,184 −1.3%
1968 1,120 −5.4%
1975 1,140 +1.8%
1982 1,589 +39.4%
1990 2,093 +31.7%
1999 2,556 +22.1%
2008 3,095 +21.1%

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