Parentis-en-Born

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Parentis-en-Born
FR-40-Parentis-en-Born3.JPG
Coat of arms of Parentis-en-Born
Coat of arms
Parentis-en-Born is located in France
Parentis-en-Born
Parentis-en-Born
Coordinates: 44°21′00″N 1°04′24″W / 44.35°N 1.0733°W / 44.35; -1.0733Coordinates: 44°21′00″N 1°04′24″W / 44.35°N 1.0733°W / 44.35; -1.0733
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Landes
Arrondissement Mont-de-Marsan
Canton Parentis-en-Born
Intercommunality Grands Lacs
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Christian Ernandorena
Area1 111.55 km2 (43.07 sq mi)
Population (2013)2 5,652
 • Density 51/km2 (130/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 40217 /40160
Elevation 20–57 m (66–187 ft)
(avg. 32 m or 105 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.

Parentis-en-Born is a commune in the Landes department in Nouvelle-Aquitaine in southwestern France.

It has one of the biggest oil reserves of continental western Europe. The Biscarrosse – Parentis Airport is located in the commune.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 1,453 —    
1806 1,181 −18.7%
1821 1,604 +35.8%
1831 1,735 +8.2%
1841 1,788 +3.1%
1851 1,946 +8.8%
1861 2,049 +5.3%
1872 1,966 −4.1%
1881 1,814 −7.7%
1891 1,941 +7.0%
1901 2,075 +6.9%
1911 2,165 +4.3%
1921 1,948 −10.0%
1931 1,824 −6.4%
1946 1,855 +1.7%
1954 2,159 +16.4%
1962 2,490 +15.3%
1968 3,769 +51.4%
1975 4,036 +7.1%
1982 4,076 +1.0%
1990 4,056 −0.5%
1999 4,429 +9.2%
2008 5,051 +14.0%
2013 5,652 +11.9%

See also[edit]

References[edit]


Lac de Biscarrosse et de Parentis