Nérac

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Nérac
Subprefecture and commune
The castle of Nérac
The castle of Nérac
Coat of arms of Nérac
Coat of arms
Nérac is located in France
Nérac
Nérac
Location within Nouvelle-Aquitaine region
Nérac is located in Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Nérac
Nérac
Coordinates: 44°08′10″N 0°20′25″E / 44.13611°N 0.34028°E / 44.13611; 0.34028Coordinates: 44°08′10″N 0°20′25″E / 44.13611°N 0.34028°E / 44.13611; 0.34028
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Lot-et-Garonne
Arrondissement Nérac
Canton L'Albret
Intercommunality Val d'Albret
Area1 62.68 km2 (24.20 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 6,787
 • Density 110/km2 (280/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 47195 /47600
Elevation 38–191 m (125–627 ft)
(avg. 71 m or 233 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.

Nérac (French pronunciation: ​[neʁak]; Occitan: Nerac) is a commune in the Lot-et-Garonne department in south-western France. The composer and organist Louis Raffy was born in Nérac, as well as the former Arsenal and Bordeaux footballer Marouane Chamakh.

See also[edit]

External links[edit]