Saint-Vincent-de-Paul, Landes

Saint-Vincent-de-Paul is a commune in the Landes department in Nouvelle-Aquitaine in southwestern France.[3]

Saint-Vincent-de-Paul
Town hall
Town hall
Location of Saint-Vincent-de-Paul
Saint-Vincent-de-Paul is located in France
Saint-Vincent-de-Paul
Saint-Vincent-de-Paul
Saint-Vincent-de-Paul is located in Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Saint-Vincent-de-Paul
Saint-Vincent-de-Paul
Coordinates: 43°44′52″N 0°59′51″W / 43.7478°N 0.9975°W / 43.7478; -0.9975Coordinates: 43°44′52″N 0°59′51″W / 43.7478°N 0.9975°W / 43.7478; -0.9975
CountryFrance
RegionNouvelle-Aquitaine
DepartmentLandes
ArrondissementDax
CantonDax-1
IntercommunalityGrand Dax
Government
 • Mayor (2020–2026) Henri Bédat[1]
Area
1
32.37 km2 (12.50 sq mi)
Population
 (Jan. 2019)[2]
3,307
 • Density100/km2 (260/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
40283 /40990
Elevation2–70 m (6.6–229.7 ft)
(avg. 23 m or 75 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

The village was formerly called Pouy. It was renamed in 1828 after Saint Vincent de Paul, who was born there.[4][5] Tourists can visit his parents' home and learn about his work in the "Berceau", only a few miles (several km) from Dax.

PopulationEdit

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1793445—    
1806565+27.0%
1821664+17.5%
1831806+21.4%
1841863+7.1%
18511,165+35.0%
18611,503+29.0%
18721,683+12.0%
18811,819+8.1%
18911,800−1.0%
19011,664−7.6%
19111,668+0.2%
YearPop.±%
19211,632−2.2%
19311,560−4.4%
19461,489−4.6%
19541,540+3.4%
19621,515−1.6%
19681,557+2.8%
19751,584+1.7%
19821,696+7.1%
19901,775+4.7%
19992,141+20.6%
20082,944+37.5%
20133,048+3.5%

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Répertoire national des élus: les maires". data.gouv.fr, Plateforme ouverte des données publiques françaises (in French). 2 December 2020.
  2. ^ "Populations légales 2019". The National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies. 29 December 2021.
  3. ^ INSEE commune file
  4. ^ Herbermann, Charles, ed. (1913). "St. Vincent de Paul" . Catholic Encyclopedia. New York: Robert Appleton Company.
  5. ^ Des villages de Cassini aux communes d'aujourd'hui: Commune data sheet Saint-Vincent-de-Paul, EHESS. (in French)