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Mios

Mios
An aerial view of Gassian
An aerial view of Gassian
Coat of arms of Mios
Coat of arms
Location of Mios
Mios is located in France
Mios
Mios
Mios is located in Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Mios
Mios
Coordinates: 44°36′21″N 0°56′08″W / 44.6058°N 0.9356°W / 44.6058; -0.9356
CountryFrance
RegionNouvelle-Aquitaine
DepartmentGironde
ArrondissementArcachon
CantonGujan-Mestras
IntercommunalityBassin d'Arcachon Nord Atlantique
Government
 • Mayor (since 2015) Cédric Pain
Area
1
137.41 km2 (53.05 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
9,621
 • Density70/km2 (180/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
33284 /33380
Elevation4–65 m (13–213 ft)
(avg. 7 m or 23 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

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

Population

Historical population
YearPop.±%
19622,437—    
19682,457+0.8%
19752,446−0.4%
19822,977+21.7%
19903,786+27.2%
19994,620+22.0%
20086,631+43.5%

Its inhabitants are called Miossais.

Sights

The Saint Brice chapel has a bell dating from 1700 classed as a monument historique by the French Ministry of Culture in 1942.[2]

The Romanesque St Martin church, enlarged in the 19th century, has a Gothic choir and chapels, and remnants of 16th century stained glass.

St Martin

See also

References

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.
  2. ^ Ministry of Culture database entry