Vingrau

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Vingrau
A general view of Vingrau
A general view of Vingrau
Vingrau is located in France
Vingrau
Vingrau
Coordinates: 42°50′56″N 2°46′45″E / 42.8489°N 2.7792°E / 42.8489; 2.7792Coordinates: 42°50′56″N 2°46′45″E / 42.8489°N 2.7792°E / 42.8489; 2.7792
Country France
Region Occitanie
Department Pyrénées-Orientales
Arrondissement Perpignan
Canton La Vallée de l'Agly
Intercommunality Communauté d'agglomération Perpignan Méditerranée
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Philippe Camps
Area1 32.12 km2 (12.40 sq mi)
Population (2012)2 644
 • Density 20/km2 (52/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 66231 /66600
Elevation 119–575 m (390–1,886 ft)
(avg. 322 m or 1,056 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.

Vingrau is a commune in the Pyrénées-Orientales department in southern France.

Geography[edit]

Vingrau is located in the canton of La Vallée de l'Agly and in the arrondissement of Perpignan.

Map of Vingrau and its surrounding communes

History[edit]

The townhall of Vingrau is destroyed by a fire in 1935, with all the municipal archives, and causing the death of a local roadman.[1]

Population[edit]

Population 1962-2008

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