Varaignes

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Varaignes
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Coat of arms of Varaignes
Coat of arms
Varaignes is located in France
Varaignes
Varaignes
Coordinates: 45°35′56″N 0°31′54″E / 45.5989°N .53167°E / 45.5989; .53167Coordinates: 45°35′56″N 0°31′54″E / 45.5989°N .53167°E / 45.5989; .53167
Country France
Region Aquitaine
Department Dordogne
Arrondissement Nontron
Canton Bussière-Badil
Intercommunality Villages du Haut Périgord
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Ghislaine Le Moël
Area1 16.60 km2 (6.41 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 419
 • Density 25/km2 (65/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 24565 / 24360
Elevation 115–241 m (377–791 ft)
(avg. 144 m or 472 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.

Varaignes is a commune in the Dordogne department in Aquitaine in southwestern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 516 —    
1968 457 −11.4%
1975 436 −4.6%
1982 436 +0.0%
1990 432 −0.9%
1999 418 −3.2%
2008 419 +0.2%

International relations[edit]

Varaignes is twinned with Greece Makrinitsa, Greece.

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