Hourtin

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Hourtin
Entrée Hourtin-Plage.JPG
Coat of arms of Hourtin
Coat of arms
Hourtin is located in France
Hourtin
Hourtin
Coordinates: 45°11′14″N 1°03′23″W / 45.1872°N 1.0564°W / 45.1872; -1.0564Coordinates: 45°11′14″N 1°03′23″W / 45.1872°N 1.0564°W / 45.1872; -1.0564
Country France
Region Aquitaine-Limousin-Poitou-Charentes
Department Gironde
Arrondissement Lesparre-Médoc
Canton Saint-Laurent-Médoc
Intercommunality Lacs Médocains
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Jean-Marc Signoret
Area1 190.50 km2 (73.55 sq mi)
Population (2011)2 3,250
 • Density 17/km2 (44/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 33203 / 33990
Elevation 0–64 m (0–210 ft)
(avg. 18 m or 59 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.

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

Hourtin is a member of the Community of Municipalities Médoc's Lakes which includes the municipalities of Lacanau, Carcans and Hourtin : the territory Médoc Océan[1]

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 1,998 —    
1968 2,063 +3.3%
1975 2,290 +11.0%
1982 2,048 −10.6%
1990 2,072 +1.2%
1999 2,325 +12.2%
2006 2,404 +3.4%
2008 2,767 +15.1%
2011 3,250 +17.5%

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