Capian

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Capian
The town hall in Capian
The town hall in Capian
Coat of arms of Capian
Coat of arms
Location of Capian
Capian is located in France
Capian
Capian
Capian is located in Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Capian
Capian
Coordinates: 44°42′42″N 0°19′47″W / 44.7117°N 0.3297°W / 44.7117; -0.3297Coordinates: 44°42′42″N 0°19′47″W / 44.7117°N 0.3297°W / 44.7117; -0.3297
CountryFrance
RegionNouvelle-Aquitaine
DepartmentGironde
ArrondissementLangon
CantonL'Entre-Deux-Mers
IntercommunalityVallon de l'Artolie
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Frédéric Lataste
Area
1
18.23 km2 (7.04 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
729
 • Density40/km2 (100/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
33093 /33550
Elevation17–115 m (56–377 ft)
(avg. 110 m or 360 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

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

It is located southwest of Bordeaux on the Garonne river. The commune is in the middle of the Bordeaux wine appellation AOC Premieres Cotes de Bordeaux. Many of the villagers own or work in wineries.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1962564—    
1968623+10.5%
1975591−5.1%
1982669+13.2%
1990602−10.0%
1999624+3.7%
2008620−0.6%

Vineyard[edit]

Château Suau (Capian)

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.