Blaignan

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Blaignan
Commune
Site of the former castle
Site of the former castle
Blaignan is located in France
Blaignan
Blaignan
Location within Nouvelle-Aquitaine region
Blaignan is located in Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Blaignan
Blaignan
Coordinates: 45°19′23″N 0°52′37″W / 45.3231°N 0.8769°W / 45.3231; -0.8769Coordinates: 45°19′23″N 0°52′37″W / 45.3231°N 0.8769°W / 45.3231; -0.8769
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Gironde
Arrondissement Lesparre-Médoc
Canton Le Nord-Médoc
Intercommunality Cœur du Médoc
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Christian Benillan
Area1 6.83 km2 (2.64 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 229
 • Density 34/km2 (87/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code 33055 /33340
Elevation 7–34 m (23–112 ft)
(avg. 20 m or 66 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.

Blaignan is a commune in the Gironde department in Nouvelle-Aquitaine in southwestern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1962210—    
1968207−1.4%
1975254+22.7%
1982258+1.6%
1990234−9.3%
1999239+2.1%
2008229−4.2%

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