Biganos

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Biganos
Port
Port
Coat of arms of Biganos
Coat of arms
Location of Biganos
Biganos is located in France
Biganos
Biganos
Biganos is located in Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Biganos
Biganos
Coordinates: 44°38′42″N 0°58′38″W / 44.645°N 0.9772°W / 44.645; -0.9772Coordinates: 44°38′42″N 0°58′38″W / 44.645°N 0.9772°W / 44.645; -0.9772
CountryFrance
RegionNouvelle-Aquitaine
DepartmentGironde
ArrondissementArcachon
CantonAndernos-les-Bains
IntercommunalityBassin d'Arcachon Nord Atlantique
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Bruno Lafon
Area
1
77.28 km2 (29.84 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
10,615
 • Density140/km2 (360/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
33051 /33380
Elevation0–45 m (0–148 ft)
(avg. 13 m or 43 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Biganos is a commune in the Gironde department in Nouvelle-Aquitaine in southwestern France.

This commune has two harbours.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
19623,781—    
19684,213+11.4%
19754,416+4.8%
19824,588+3.9%
19905,650+23.1%
19997,820+38.4%
20089,099+16.4%

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.