Alignan-du-Vent

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Alignan-du-Vent
Church St-Martin
Church St-Martin
Coat of arms of Alignan-du-Vent
Coat of arms
Alignan-du-Vent is located in France
Alignan-du-Vent
Alignan-du-Vent
Coordinates: 43°28′14″N 3°20′33″E / 43.4706°N 3.3425°E / 43.4706; 3.3425Coordinates: 43°28′14″N 3°20′33″E / 43.4706°N 3.3425°E / 43.4706; 3.3425
Country France
Region Languedoc-Roussillon
Department Hérault
Arrondissement Béziers
Canton Servian
Intercommunality Pays de Thongue
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Régis Vidal
Area1 17.3 km2 (6.7 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 1,451
 • Density 84/km2 (220/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 34009 / 34290
Elevation 32–120 m (105–394 ft)
(avg. 105 m or 344 ft)

1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.

Alignan-du-Vent (Alinhan in Occitan) is a commune in the Hérault department in the Languedoc-Roussillon region in southern France.

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Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 994 —    
1968 1,039 +4.5%
1975 912 −12.2%
1982 1,022 +12.1%
1990 1,110 +8.6%
1999 1,134 +2.2%
2008 1,451 +28.0%

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Alignan-du-Vent was the birthplace of:

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