Avène

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Avène
Church St-Andre-Rieussec
Church St-Andre-Rieussec
Coat of arms of Avène
Coat of arms
Avène is located in France
Avène
Avène
Coordinates: 43°45′29″N 3°06′00″E / 43.7581°N 3.1°E / 43.7581; 3.1Coordinates: 43°45′29″N 3°06′00″E / 43.7581°N 3.1°E / 43.7581; 3.1
Country France
Region Languedoc-Roussillon
Department Hérault
Arrondissement Lodève
Canton Lunas
Intercommunality Avène, Orb et Gravezon
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Guy Caballe
Area
 • Land1 62.65 km2 (24.19 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 293
 • Population2 density 4.7/km2 (12/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 34019 / 34260
Elevation 294–978 m (965–3,209 ft)
(avg. 330 m or 1,080 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.

Avène is a commune in the Hérault department in the Languedoc-Roussillon region in southern France.

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Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1962 332 —    
1968 457 +37.7%
1975 430 −5.9%
1982 259 −39.8%
1990 269 +3.9%
1999 275 +2.2%
2008 293 +6.5%

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