Roquefort, Landes

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Roquefort
Church of Our Lady of the Assumption
Church of Our Lady of the Assumption
Coat of arms of Roquefort
Coat of arms
Roquefort is located in France
Roquefort
Roquefort
Coordinates: 44°02′03″N 0°19′17″W / 44.0342°N 0.3214°W / 44.0342; -0.3214Coordinates: 44°02′03″N 0°19′17″W / 44.0342°N 0.3214°W / 44.0342; -0.3214
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Landes
Arrondissement Mont-de-Marsan
Canton Roquefort
Intercommunality Pays de Roquefort
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Pierre Chanut
Area1 12.12 km2 (4.68 sq mi)
Population (2013)2 1,855
 • Density 150/km2 (400/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 40245 /40120
Elevation 49–95 m (161–312 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.

Roquefort is a commune in the Landes department in Nouvelle-Aquitaine in southwestern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 1,350 —    
1806 1,325 −1.9%
1821 1,343 +1.4%
1831 1,601 +19.2%
1841 1,721 +7.5%
1851 1,774 +3.1%
1861 1,745 −1.6%
1872 1,732 −0.7%
1881 1,787 +3.2%
1891 1,685 −5.7%
1901 1,614 −4.2%
1911 1,582 −2.0%
1921 1,469 −7.1%
1931 1,568 +6.7%
1946 1,750 +11.6%
1954 1,938 +10.7%
1962 2,108 +8.8%
1968 2,170 +2.9%
1975 2,112 −2.7%
1982 1,828 −13.4%
1990 1,821 −0.4%
1999 1,894 +4.0%
2008 1,920 +1.4%
2013 1,855 −3.4%

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