Puget-sur-Argens

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Puget-sur-Argens
Clocher puget.jpg
Coat of arms of Puget-sur-Argens
Coat of arms
Puget-sur-Argens is located in France
Puget-sur-Argens
Puget-sur-Argens
Coordinates: 43°27′23″N 6°40′58″E / 43.4565°N 6.6828°E / 43.4565; 6.6828Coordinates: 43°27′23″N 6°40′58″E / 43.4565°N 6.6828°E / 43.4565; 6.6828
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Var
Arrondissement Draguignan
Canton Le Muy
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Paul Boudoube
Area
 • Land1 26.9 km2 (10.4 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 7,100
 • Population2 density 260/km2 (680/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 83099 / 83480
Elevation 0–180 m (0–591 ft)
(avg. 12 m or 39 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.

Puget-sur-Argens is a commune in the Var department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in southeastern France.

It is located at 687 kilometres south-east of Paris. It is called Le Pugeton or Lou Puget d'Argèns in French and El Petit Puig in the province to distinguish it from the city formerly more important from Puget-Ville. and is located at the crossing of the Route nationale 7 and the A8 autoroute. The population of Puget-on-Argens has multiplied by four since 1950 and of many companies have come to the town. In fact, the strong demographic and economic expansion in direct periphery tends to transform the commune into a suburban residential and working area. Its inhabitants are called Pugétois.[1]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population of Puget-sur-Argens
(Source: Nombres retenus jusqu’en 1962 : base Cassini de l’EHESS[2] puis à partir de 1968 : Insee.[3][4])
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006 2007
Population 3399 3033 3849 4509 5865 6371 6977 6988
Town hall

Climate[edit]

Climate data for Puget-sur-Argens
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °C (°F) 13
(55)
13
(55)
15
(59)
18
(64)
21
(70)
25
(77)
28
(82)
28
(82)
25
(77)
21
(70)
16
(61)
13
(55)
19.6
(67.3)
Daily mean °C (°F) 8
(46)
9
(48)
10
(50)
13
(55)
16
(61)
19
(66)
22
(72)
22
(72)
19
(66)
16
(61)
11
(52)
8
(46)
14.4
(57.9)
Average low °C (°F) 3
(37)
4
(39)
5
(41)
7
(45)
10
(50)
14
(57)
16
(61)
16
(61)
14
(57)
11
(52)
6
(43)
3
(37)
9.1
(48.4)
Precipitation mm (inches) 89.6
(3.528)
85.4
(3.362)
72.3
(2.846)
62.1
(2.445)
48.7
(1.917)
37.9
(1.492)
14.6
(0.575)
42.6
(1.677)
59.0
(2.323)
117.0
(4.606)
108.9
(4.287)
85.6
(3.37)
823.4
(32.417)
Mean monthly sunshine hours 147.8 148.9 203.2 252.1 234.9 280.6 310.3 355.5 319.5 247.0 201.5 145.5 2,748.1
Source: [5]

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