Sainte-Foy-la-Grande

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Sainte-Foy-la-Grande
Commune
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Coat of arms of Sainte-Foy-la-Grande
Coat of arms
Sainte-Foy-la-Grande is located in France
Sainte-Foy-la-Grande
Sainte-Foy-la-Grande
Location within Nouvelle-Aquitaine region
Sainte-Foy-la-Grande is located in Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Sainte-Foy-la-Grande
Sainte-Foy-la-Grande
Coordinates: 44°50′N 0°13′E / 44.84°N 0.22°E / 44.84; 0.22Coordinates: 44°50′N 0°13′E / 44.84°N 0.22°E / 44.84; 0.22
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Gironde
Arrondissement Libourne
Canton Le Réolais et Les Bastides
Intercommunality Pays Foyen
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Robert Provain
Area1 0.51 km2 (0.20 sq mi)
Population (2012)2 2,327
 • Density 4,600/km2 (12,000/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 33402 /33220
Elevation 7–20 m (23–66 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.

Sainte-Foy-la-Grande is a commune in the Gironde department in Nouvelle-Aquitaine in southwestern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
19623,152—    
19683,186+1.1%
19753,345+5.0%
19822,967−11.3%
19902,745−7.5%
19992,788+1.6%
20082,550−8.5%

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