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Bègles (French: [bɛɡl]; Gascon: Begla) is a commune in the Gironde department in southwestern France.

Bègles
Château de Francs
Château de Francs
Coat of arms of Bègles
Coat of arms
Location of Bègles
Bègles is located in France
Bègles
Bègles
Bègles is located in Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Bègles
Bègles
Coordinates: 44°48′31″N 0°32′52″W / 44.8086°N 0.5478°W / 44.8086; -0.5478Coordinates: 44°48′31″N 0°32′52″W / 44.8086°N 0.5478°W / 44.8086; -0.5478
CountryFrance
RegionNouvelle-Aquitaine
DepartmentGironde
ArrondissementBordeaux
CantonTalence and Villenave-d'Ornon
IntercommunalityBordeaux
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Noël Mamère (Europe Écologie–The Greens)
Area
1
9.96 km2 (3.85 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
28,092
 • Density2,800/km2 (7,300/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
33039 /33130
Elevation3–18 m (9.8–59.1 ft)
(avg. 8 m or 26 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

It is a suburb of the city of Bordeaux and is adjacent to it on the south.

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PopulationEdit

YearPop.±%
17932,115—    
18001,526−27.8%
18061,903+24.7%
18212,050+7.7%
18312,322+13.3%
18362,518+8.4%
18412,592+2.9%
18462,745+5.9%
18512,844+3.6%
18563,286+15.5%
18614,005+21.9%
18664,764+19.0%
18725,547+16.4%
18766,202+11.8%
18817,238+16.7%
18868,919+23.2%
189110,535+18.1%
189610,372−1.5%
190112,104+16.7%
190612,588+4.0%
191114,055+11.7%
192116,590+18.0%
192618,349+10.6%
193121,582+17.6%
193620,989−2.7%
194622,590+7.6%
195423,176+2.6%
196224,388+5.2%
196827,330+12.1%
197525,680−6.0%
198223,318−9.2%
199022,604−3.1%
199922,475−0.6%
200824,999+11.2%

PersonalitiesEdit

Bègles was the birthplace of:

International relationsEdit

Bègles is twinned with:

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.
  2. ^ "Twinned with Dublin". bray.ie. 2017. Retrieved 19 May 2017.

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