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Bordeaux

City Facts

City Population: 760.933 (2014)
City Area: 578 km²
Metropolitan Area Population: 1,2 mio.
Metropolitan Area: 5.685 km²
City GDP: 33.900 (2012 figures)
(in million €)
GDP per inhabitant: 44,8 (2012 figures)
(in thousands per inhabitant)
Annual Budget: € 825,6 mio. (2016)
Main business sectors by gross added value: Public Administration and Defence, Compulsory Social Security; Education; Human Health and Social Work Activities; Arts, Entertainment and Recreation; Electricity, Gas, Steam and Air Conditioning Supply; Real Estate Activities

Bordeaux Métropole comprises 760.000 inhabitants in 28 towns, among which the City of Bordeaux with 250.000 inhabitants. Bordeaux Métropole is the heart of an urban conurbation of 1,2 million inhabitants.


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Although ranked 6th metropolis in France in terms of size, all the recent surveys and studies consistently show that Bordeaux is the most attractive city in France to live and work. As one of the largest urban area ever to be listed world heritage by the Unesco, Bordeaux is nonetheless the opposite of a museum, frozen in its glorious past. The world capital of wine combines its heritage to a very bold approach, of a city widely open to innovation and to the world.


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Documents

2016 Budget Presentation

Submitted by: Bordeaux Download 11/Apr/2016

Budget Report 2017

Submitted by: Bordeaux Download 17/Mar/2017

Budget Presentation 2017

Submitted by: Bordeaux Download 17/Mar/2017

Annual Report 2014 (in FR)

Submitted by: Bordeaux Download 11/Apr/2016