Belcaire

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Belcaire
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Coat of arms of Belcaire
Coat of arms
Belcaire is located in France
Belcaire
Belcaire
Coordinates: 42°48′58″N 1°57′25″E / 42.816°N 1.957°E / 42.816; 1.957Coordinates: 42°48′58″N 1°57′25″E / 42.816°N 1.957°E / 42.816; 1.957
Country France
Region Languedoc-Roussillon
Department Aude
Arrondissement Limoux
Canton Belcaire
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Emmanuel Bresson
Area1 30.68 km2 (11.85 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 425
 • Density 14/km2 (36/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 11028 / 11340
Elevation 696–1,546 m (2,283–5,072 ft)
(avg. 1,052 m or 3,451 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.

Belcaire is a commune in the Aude department, part of the ancient Languedoc province and the present-day Languedoc-Roussillon region in southern France.

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Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 585 —    
1968 504 −13.8%
1975 463 −8.1%
1982 421 −9.1%
1990 360 −14.5%
1999 392 +8.9%
2008 425 +8.4%

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