Cars, Gironde

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Cars
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Cars is located in France
Cars
Cars
Coordinates: 45°07′45″N 0°37′06″W / 45.1293°N 0.6182°W / 45.1293; -0.6182Coordinates: 45°07′45″N 0°37′06″W / 45.1293°N 0.6182°W / 45.1293; -0.6182
Country France
Region Aquitaine-Limousin-Poitou-Charentes
Department Gironde
Arrondissement Blaye
Canton Blaye
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean Chety
Area1 11.1 km2 (4.3 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 1,171
 • Density 110/km2 (270/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 33100 / 33390
Elevation 17–71 m (56–233 ft)
(avg. 43 m or 141 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.

Cars is a commune in the Gironde department in Aquitaine in southwestern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 1,160 —    
1968 1,255 +8.2%
1975 1,178 −6.1%
1982 1,191 +1.1%
1990 1,186 −0.4%
1999 1,189 +0.3%
2008 1,171 −1.5%

Geography[edit]

Cars is located in the Blaye arrondissement near the intersection of Routes D133 and D937, about 4 km east of Blaye on the Gironde River.

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