Vingrau

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Vingrau
A general view of Vingrau
A general view of Vingrau
Location of Vingrau
Vingrau is located in France
Vingrau
Vingrau
Vingrau is located in Occitanie
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
CountryFrance
RegionOccitanie
DepartmentPyrénées-Orientales
ArrondissementPerpignan
CantonLa Vallée de l'Agly
IntercommunalityPerpignan Méditerranée Métropole
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Philippe Camps
Area
1
32.12 km2 (12.40 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
620
 • Density19/km2 (50/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
66231 /66600
Elevation119–575 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.

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.[2]

Population[edit]

Population 1962-2008

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.
  2. ^ ‹See Tfd›(in French) Fabricio Cardenas, Vieux papiers des Pyrénées-Orientales, Incendie de la mairie de Vingrau en 1935, 6 march 2014