Fargues, Landes

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Fargues
Fargues is located in France
Fargues
Fargues
Coordinates: 43°43′49″N 0°26′56″W / 43.7303°N 0.4489°W / 43.7303; -0.4489Coordinates: 43°43′49″N 0°26′56″W / 43.7303°N 0.4489°W / 43.7303; -0.4489
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Landes
Arrondissement Mont-de-Marsan
Canton Saint-Sever
Intercommunality Cap de Gascogne
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Jean-Alix Lafenetre
Area1 11.84 km2 (4.57 sq mi)
Population (2013)2 329
 • Density 28/km2 (72/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 40099 /40500
Elevation 57–130 m (187–427 ft)
(avg. 160 m or 520 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.

Fargues is a commune in the Landes department in Nouvelle-Aquitaine in southwestern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 372 —    
1806 401 +7.8%
1821 592 +47.6%
1831 559 −5.6%
1841 520 −7.0%
1851 500 −3.8%
1861 462 −7.6%
1872 480 +3.9%
1881 444 −7.5%
1891 392 −11.7%
1901 373 −4.8%
1911 403 +8.0%
1921 350 −13.2%
1931 312 −10.9%
1946 264 −15.4%
1954 290 +9.8%
1962 308 +6.2%
1968 293 −4.9%
1975 277 −5.5%
1982 279 +0.7%
1990 282 +1.1%
1999 264 −6.4%
2008 314 +18.9%
2013 329 +4.8%

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