Vougeot

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Vougeot
Château du Clos de Vougeot
Château du Clos de Vougeot
Vougeot is located in France
Vougeot
Vougeot
Coordinates: 47°10′38″N 4°57′51″E / 47.1772°N 4.9642°E / 47.1772; 4.9642Coordinates: 47°10′38″N 4°57′51″E / 47.1772°N 4.9642°E / 47.1772; 4.9642
Country France
Region Burgundy
Department Côte-d'Or
Arrondissement Beaune
Canton Nuits-Saint-Georges
Intercommunality Pays de Nuits-Saint-Georges
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Claude Charles
Area1 0.88 km2 (0.34 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 201
 • Density 230/km2 (590/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 21716 / 21640
Elevation 233–275 m (764–902 ft)
(avg. 237 m or 778 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.

Vougeot is a commune in the Côte-d'Or department in eastern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 158 —    
1968 164 +3.8%
1975 178 +8.5%
1982 197 +10.7%
1990 176 −10.7%
1999 187 +6.2%
2008 201 +7.5%

Wine[edit]

Main article: Vougeot wine

The historical wall-enclosed Grand Cru vineyard Clos Vougeot is situated within the commune and makes up most of its vineyard surface.

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