Proissans

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Proissans
Location of Proissans
Proissans is located in France
Proissans
Proissans
Proissans is located in Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Proissans
Proissans
Coordinates: 44°56′08″N 1°15′12″E / 44.9356°N 1.2533°E / 44.9356; 1.2533Coordinates: 44°56′08″N 1°15′12″E / 44.9356°N 1.2533°E / 44.9356; 1.2533
CountryFrance
RegionNouvelle-Aquitaine
DepartmentDordogne
ArrondissementSarlat-la-Canéda
CantonSarlat-la-Canéda
IntercommunalitySarladais
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Daniel Figeac
Area
1
17.56 km2 (6.78 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
1,026
 • Density58/km2 (150/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
24341 /24200
Elevation118–314 m (387–1,030 ft)
(avg. 187 m or 614 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Proissans is a commune in the Dordogne department in Nouvelle-Aquitaine in southwestern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1962561—    
1968520−7.3%
1975500−3.8%
1982591+18.2%
1990692+17.1%
1999761+10.0%
2008870+14.3%

The classical trumpeter Pierre Thibaud (22 June 1929 – 29 October 2004) was born in Proissans.

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References[edit]

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