Sore, Landes

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Sore
Sore église 1.jpg
Sore is located in France
Sore
Sore
Coordinates: 44°19′28″N 0°34′48″W / 44.3244°N 0.58°W / 44.3244; -0.58Coordinates: 44°19′28″N 0°34′48″W / 44.3244°N 0.58°W / 44.3244; -0.58
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Landes
Arrondissement Mont-de-Marsan
Canton Sore
Intercommunality Pays d'Albret
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Vincent Gelley
Area1 147.72 km2 (57.04 sq mi)
Population (2013)2 1,071
 • Density 7.3/km2 (19/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 40307 /40430
Elevation 45–99 m (148–325 ft)
(avg. 73 m or 240 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.

Sore is a commune in the Landes department in Nouvelle-Aquitaine in southwestern France. It is in the middle of the Landes de Gascogne Regional Natural Park.

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Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 1,529 —    
1806 1,145 −25.1%
1821 1,353 +18.2%
1831 1,733 +28.1%
1841 1,740 +0.4%
1851 1,900 +9.2%
1861 2,006 +5.6%
1872 1,907 −4.9%
1881 1,981 +3.9%
1891 1,911 −3.5%
1901 1,927 +0.8%
1911 1,840 −4.5%
1921 1,658 −9.9%
1931 1,588 −4.2%
1946 1,427 −10.1%
1954 1,143 −19.9%
1962 1,059 −7.3%
1968 933 −11.9%
1975 918 −1.6%
1982 843 −8.2%
1990 883 +4.7%
1999 898 +1.7%
2008 1,005 +11.9%
2013 1,071 +6.6%

Sore is about 65 km south of Bordeaux and about 50 km inland east of the Atlantic coast.

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