Targon

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Targon
Targon Eglise de Montarouch 1.JPG
Coat of arms of Targon
Coat of arms
Targon is located in France
Targon
Targon
Coordinates: 44°44′08″N 0°15′45″W / 44.7356°N 0.2625°W / 44.7356; -0.2625Coordinates: 44°44′08″N 0°15′45″W / 44.7356°N 0.2625°W / 44.7356; -0.2625
Country France
Region Aquitaine
Department Gironde
Arrondissement Langon
Canton Targon
Intercommunality Targonnais
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Richard Pezat
Area
 • Land1 25.88 km2 (9.99 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 1,882
 • Population2 density 73/km2 (190/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 33523 / 33760
Elevation 37–118 m (121–387 ft)
(avg. 57 m or 187 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.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 1,084 —    
1968 1,132 +4.4%
1975 1,195 +5.6%
1982 1,435 +20.1%
1990 1,609 +12.1%
1999 1,685 +4.7%
2008 1,882 +11.7%

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