Léognan

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Léognan
Town hall
Town hall
Coat of arms of Léognan
Coat of arms
Location of Léognan
Léognan is located in France
Léognan
Léognan
Léognan is located in Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Léognan
Léognan
Coordinates: 44°43′46″N 0°35′59″W / 44.7294°N 0.5997°W / 44.7294; -0.5997Coordinates: 44°43′46″N 0°35′59″W / 44.7294°N 0.5997°W / 44.7294; -0.5997
CountryFrance
RegionNouvelle-Aquitaine
DepartmentGironde
ArrondissementBordeaux
CantonLa Brède
IntercommunalityMontesquieu
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Bernard Fath
Area
1
41.43 km2 (16.00 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
10,516
 • Density250/km2 (660/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
33238 /33850
Elevation13–62 m (43–203 ft)
(avg. 50 m or 160 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
19622,674—    
19683,044+13.8%
19755,141+68.9%
19827,737+50.5%
19908,008+3.5%
19998,269+3.3%
20089,021+9.1%

Its inhabitants are called Léognanais.

Wine[edit]

It is located in the Graves area of the Bordeaux county, known for its red wine (Pessac-Léognan appellation):

The processing plant for Cacolac has been located here since 2000.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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