Pruines

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Pruines
Pruines is located in France
Pruines
Pruines
Coordinates: 44°31′53″N 2°30′14″E / 44.5314°N 2.5039°E / 44.5314; 2.5039Coordinates: 44°31′53″N 2°30′14″E / 44.5314°N 2.5039°E / 44.5314; 2.5039
Country France
Region Midi-Pyrénées
Department Aveyron
Arrondissement Rodez
Canton Marcillac-Vallon
Intercommunality Causse et Vallon de Marcillac
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Christian Pouget
Area1 18.88 km2 (7.29 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 273
 • Density 14/km2 (37/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 12193 / 12320
Elevation 264–703 m (866–2,306 ft)
(avg. 440 m or 1,440 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.

Pruines is a commune in the Aveyron department in southern France.

The Château de Pruines is a castle dating to the 15th century, much modified over the centuries.

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Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 323 —    
1968 386 +19.5%
1975 349 −9.6%
1982 330 −5.4%
1990 257 −22.1%
1999 239 −7.0%
2008 273 +14.2%

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