Rion-des-Landes

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Rion-des-Landes
Commune
Château Bellegarde
Château Bellegarde
Rion-des-Landes is located in France
Rion-des-Landes
Rion-des-Landes
Coordinates: 43°55′37″N 0°55′08″W / 43.9269°N 0.9189°W / 43.9269; -0.9189Coordinates: 43°55′37″N 0°55′08″W / 43.9269°N 0.9189°W / 43.9269; -0.9189
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Landes
Arrondissement Dax
Canton Pays morcenais tarusate
Intercommunality Pays Tarusate
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Laurent Civel
Area1 134.06 km2 (51.76 sq mi)
Population (2014)2 2,925
 • Density 22/km2 (57/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 40243 /40370
Elevation 46–103 m (151–338 ft)
(avg. 68 m or 223 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.

Rion-des-Landes is a commune in the Landes department in Nouvelle-Aquitaine in southwestern France. On 1 January 2017, the former commune of Boos was merged into Rion-des-Landes.[1]

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 1,300 —    
1806 1,280 −1.5%
1821 1,332 +4.1%
1831 1,470 +10.4%
1841 1,537 +4.6%
1851 1,727 +12.4%
1861 2,174 +25.9%
1872 2,461 +13.2%
1881 2,357 −4.2%
1891 2,535 +7.6%
1901 2,560 +1.0%
1911 2,651 +3.6%
1921 2,581 −2.6%
1931 2,501 −3.1%
1946 2,434 −2.7%
1954 2,446 +0.5%
1962 2,512 +2.7%
1968 2,479 −1.3%
1975 2,635 +6.3%
1982 2,482 −5.8%
1990 2,329 −6.2%
1999 2,201 −5.5%
2008 2,330 +5.9%
2013 2,521 +8.2%

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Arrêté préfectoral 25 November 2016 (in French)