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The church in Mézin
The church in Mézin
Coat of arms of Mézin
Coat of arms
Mézin is located in France
Coordinates: 44°03′27″N 0°15′33″E / 44.0575°N 0.2592°E / 44.0575; 0.2592Coordinates: 44°03′27″N 0°15′33″E / 44.0575°N 0.2592°E / 44.0575; 0.2592
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Lot-et-Garonne
Arrondissement Nérac
Canton L'Albret
Intercommunality Communauté de communes du Mézinais
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Christian Bataille
Area1 31.58 km2 (12.19 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 1,526
 • Density 48/km2 (130/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 47167 /47170
Elevation 49–166 m (161–545 ft)
(avg. 140 m or 460 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.

Mézin is a commune in the Lot-et-Garonne department in south-western France. This place is situated in Nerac, Lot-et-Garonne, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France, its geographical coordinates are 44° 3' 0" North, 0° 16' 0" East and its original name (with diacritics) is Mézin


The Auzoue flows into the Gélise in the commune.

The Gélise forms most of the commune's western border.


Historical population of Mézin
(Source: INSEE[1])
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 2112 1976 1800 1609 1455 1461 1509
From the year 1962 on: No double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.

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