Villenave-d'Ornon

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Villenave d'Ornon
Église Saint-Martin de Villenave-d'Ornon vue rue.JPG
Coat of arms of Villenave d'Ornon
Coat of arms
Villenave d'Ornon is located in France
Villenave d'Ornon
Villenave d'Ornon
Coordinates: 44°46′50″N 0°33′57″W / 44.7806°N 0.5658°W / 44.7806; -0.5658Coordinates: 44°46′50″N 0°33′57″W / 44.7806°N 0.5658°W / 44.7806; -0.5658
Country France
Region Aquitaine
Department Gironde
Arrondissement Bordeaux
Canton Villenave-d'Ornon
Intercommunality Bordeaux
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Patrick Pujol
Area
 • Land1 21.26 km2 (8.21 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 28,762
 • Population2 density 1,400/km2 (3,500/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 33550 / 33140
Elevation 3–41 m (9.8–134.5 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.

Villenave d'Ornon is a commune in the Gironde department in Aquitaine in southwestern France.

It is the fourth-largest suburb of the city of Bordeaux, and is located to its south side. Thus, it is a member of the metropolitan Urban Community of Bordeaux.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 1,400 —    
1800 1,231 −12.1%
1806 1,295 +5.2%
1821 1,324 +2.2%
1831 1,377 +4.0%
1836 1,318 −4.3%
1841 1,535 +16.5%
1846 1,622 +5.7%
1851 1,779 +9.7%
1856 1,991 +11.9%
1861 2,161 +8.5%
1866 2,276 +5.3%
1872 2,200 −3.3%
1876 2,408 +9.5%
1881 2,733 +13.5%
1886 3,075 +12.5%
1891 3,143 +2.2%
1896 3,316 +5.5%
1901 3,335 +0.6%
1906 3,635 +9.0%
1911 4,020 +10.6%
1921 4,507 +12.1%
1926 5,416 +20.2%
1931 6,215 +14.8%
1936 6,764 +8.8%
1946 8,766 +29.6%
1954 9,989 +14.0%
1962 13,401 +34.2%
1968 21,263 +58.7%
1975 22,975 +8.1%
1982 21,073 −8.3%
1990 26,609 +26.3%
1999 27,500 +3.3%
2008 28,762 +4.6%

International relations[edit]

The commune is twinned with:

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