Périgueux (French pronunciation: [peʁiɡø] ( listen); Occitan: Peireguers [pejɾeˈɣɥes, pejɾeˈɡœː] or Periguers [peɾiˈɣɥes, peɾiˈɡœː]) is a commune in the Dordogne depairtment in Aquitaine in soothwastren Fraunce.

Périgueux
Tap:Panorama view o Saunt-Front Cathedral in Trélissac Hills, Middle left:Statue o Thomas-Robert Bugeaud in Bugeaud Square, Middle richt:Barbadeau Castle (Le château de Barbadeau), Bottom left:Isle River an Saunt Geoges Brig (Pont Saunt Georges), Bottom richt:The touer o Vésone (La tour de Vésone)
Tap:Panorama view o Saunt-Front Cathedral in Trélissac Hills, Middle left:Statue o Thomas-Robert Bugeaud in Bugeaud Square, Middle richt:Barbadeau Castle (Le château de Barbadeau), Bottom left:Isle River an Saunt Geoges Brig (Pont Saunt Georges), Bottom richt:The touer o Vésone (La tour de Vésone)
Coat o airms o Périgueux
Coat o airms
Périgueux is locatit in Fraunce
Périgueux
Périgueux
Location within Nouvelle-Aquitaine region
Périgueux is locatit in Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Périgueux
Périgueux
Coordinates: 45°11′34″N 0°43′18″E / 45.1929°N 0.7217°E / 45.1929; 0.7217Coordinates: 45°11′34″N 0°43′18″E / 45.1929°N 0.7217°E / 45.1929; 0.7217
KintraFraunce
RegionNouvelle-Aquitaine
DepairtmentDordogne
IntercommunalityLe Grand Périgueux
Govrenment
 • Mayor (2014–) Antoine Audi (UMP)
Area
1
9.82 km2 (3.79 sq mi)
Population
 (2008)2
29,080
 • Density3,000/km2 (7,700/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
24322 /24000
Elevation75–189 m (246–620 ft)
(avg. 101 m or 331 ft)
1 French Laund Register data, that excludes lochs, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) an river estuaries. 2 Population withoot dooble coontin: residents o multiple communes (e.g., students an militar personnel) anerly coontit ance.

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Twin touns – Sister ceetiesEedit

Périgueux is twinned wi:[1]

ReferencesEedit

  1. 1.0 1.1 "National Commission for Decentralised cooperation". Délégation pour l’Action Extérieure des Collectivités Territoriales (Ministère des Affaires étrangères) (in French). Retrieved 2013-12-26.