Sainte-Foy-la-Grande

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Sainte-Foy-la-Grande
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Coat of arms of Sainte-Foy-la-Grande
Coat of arms
Sainte-Foy-la-Grande is located in France
Sainte-Foy-la-Grande
Sainte-Foy-la-Grande
Coordinates: 44°50′N 0°13′E / 44.84°N 0.22°E / 44.84; 0.22Coordinates: 44°50′N 0°13′E / 44.84°N 0.22°E / 44.84; 0.22
Country France
Region Aquitaine
Department Gironde
Arrondissement Libourne
Canton Sainte-Foy-la-Grande
Intercommunality Pays Foyen
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Robert Provain
Area
 • Land1 0.5 km2 (0.2 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 2,550
 • Population2 density 5,100/km2 (13,000/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 33402 / 33220
Elevation 7–20 m (23–66 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.

Sainte-Foy-la-Grande is a commune in the Gironde department in Aquitaine in southwestern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1962 3,152 —    
1968 3,186 +1.1%
1975 3,345 +5.0%
1982 2,967 −11.3%
1990 2,745 −7.5%
1999 2,788 +1.6%
2008 2,550 −8.5%

Notable natives and residents[edit]

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