Aignan, Gers

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Aignan
Aignan (2).JPG
Coat of arms of Aignan
Coat of arms
Aignan is located in France
Aignan
Aignan
Coordinates: 43°41′55″N 0°05′03″E / 43.6986°N 0.0842°E / 43.6986; 0.0842Coordinates: 43°41′55″N 0°05′03″E / 43.6986°N 0.0842°E / 43.6986; 0.0842
Country France
Region Occitanie
Department Gers
Arrondissement Mirande
Canton Adour-Gersoise
Intercommunality Armagnac-Adour
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Philippe Baratault
Area1 32.16 km2 (12.42 sq mi)
Population (2014)2 738
 • Density 23/km2 (59/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 32001 /32290
Elevation 107–222 m (351–728 ft)
(avg. 165 m or 541 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.

Aignan (French pronunciation: ​[ɛɲɑ̃], Occitan Anhan [a'ɲa]) is a commune in the Gers department in southwestern France.

Geography[edit]

Aignan is located in the canton of Aignan and in the arrondissement of Mirande.

Map of Aignan and its surrounding communes

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 1,413 —    
1800 1,427 +1.0%
1806 1,469 +2.9%
1821 1,492 +1.6%
1831 1,771 +18.7%
1841 1,630 −8.0%
1846 1,639 +0.6%
1851 1,618 −1.3%
1856 1,686 +4.2%
1861 1,649 −2.2%
1866 1,700 +3.1%
1872 1,703 +0.2%
1876 1,612 −5.3%
1881 1,649 +2.3%
1886 1,595 −3.3%
1891 1,500 −6.0%
1896 1,517 +1.1%
1901 1,350 −11.0%
1906 1,215 −10.0%
1911 1,247 +2.6%
1921 1,088 −12.8%
1926 1,139 +4.7%
1931 1,175 +3.2%
1936 959 −18.4%
1946 1,035 +7.9%
1954 950 −8.2%
1962 898 −5.5%
1968 965 +7.5%
1975 932 −3.4%
1982 941 +1.0%
1990 921 −2.1%
1999 844 −8.4%
2008 830 −1.7%
2012 746 −10.1%

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