Grenade-sur-l'Adour

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Grenade-sur-l'Adour
Eglise Grenade Sur Adour Nuil.jpg
Coat of arms of Grenade-sur-l'Adour
Coat of arms
Grenade-sur-l'Adour is located in France
Grenade-sur-l'Adour
Grenade-sur-l'Adour
Coordinates: 43°46′37″N 0°25′42″W / 43.7769°N 0.4283°W / 43.7769; -0.4283Coordinates: 43°46′37″N 0°25′42″W / 43.7769°N 0.4283°W / 43.7769; -0.4283
Country France
Region Aquitaine-Limousin-Poitou-Charentes
Department Landes
Arrondissement Mont-de-Marsan
Canton Grenade-sur-l'Adour
Intercommunality Pays Grenadois
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Pierre Dufourcq
Area1 19.72 km2 (7.61 sq mi)
Population (2013)2 2,505
 • Density 130/km2 (330/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 40117 / 40270
Elevation 48–84 m (157–276 ft)
(avg. 55 m or 180 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.

Grenade-sur-l'Adour is a commune in the Landes department in Aquitaine in southwestern France.

Geography[edit]

The city is located between two larger cities of Aire-sur-l'Adour and Mont-de-Marsan.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 2,250 —    
1806 1,368 −39.2%
1821 1,729 +26.4%
1831 1,416 −18.1%
1841 1,500 +5.9%
1851 1,520 +1.3%
1861 1,589 +4.5%
1872 1,658 +4.3%
1881 1,413 −14.8%
1891 1,474 +4.3%
1901 1,337 −9.3%
1911 1,266 −5.3%
1921 1,159 −8.5%
1931 1,188 +2.5%
1946 1,179 −0.8%
1954 1,331 +12.9%
1962 1,369 +2.9%
1968 2,046 +49.5%
1975 2,006 −2.0%
1982 2,129 +6.1%
1990 2,187 +2.7%
1999 2,265 +3.6%
2008 2,468 +9.0%
2013 2,505 +1.5%

Sights[edit]

Areas of interest include a 15th-century bastide and a Catholic church of the same era.

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