Castanet-le-Haut

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Castanet-le-Haut
Entree Castanet.jpg
Coat of arms of Castanet-le-Haut
Coat of arms
Castanet-le-Haut is located in France
Castanet-le-Haut
Castanet-le-Haut
Coordinates: 43°40′07″N 2°58′21″E / 43.6686°N 2.9725°E / 43.6686; 2.9725Coordinates: 43°40′07″N 2°58′21″E / 43.6686°N 2.9725°E / 43.6686; 2.9725
Country France
Region Languedoc-Roussillon
Department Hérault
Arrondissement Béziers
Canton Saint-Gervais-sur-Mare
Intercommunality Montagne du Haut Languedoc
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Max Allies
Area
 • Land1 27.55 km2 (10.64 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 191
 • Population2 density 6.9/km2 (18/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 34055 / 34610
Elevation 389–1,124 m (1,276–3,688 ft)
(avg. 450 m or 1,480 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.

Castanet-le-Haut is a commune in the Hérault department in southern France.

Map
Croix de Mounis, l'Espinouse

Geography[edit]

The commune is traversed by the Dourdou de Camarès River and the Mare River.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1793 350 —    
1800 308 −12.0%
1806 446 +44.8%
1821 440 −1.3%
1831 649 +47.5%
1836 684 +5.4%
1841 694 +1.5%
1846 701 +1.0%
1851 683 −2.6%
1856 627 −8.2%
1861 583 −7.0%
1866 598 +2.6%
1872 580 −3.0%
1876 611 +5.3%
1881 581 −4.9%
1886 581 +0.0%
1891 521 −10.3%
1896 538 +3.3%
1901 510 −5.2%
1906 518 +1.6%
1911 513 −1.0%
1921 502 −2.1%
1926 504 +0.4%
1931 517 +2.6%
1936 505 −2.3%
1946 356 −29.5%
1954 291 −18.3%
1962 264 −9.3%
1968 222 −15.9%
1975 188 −15.3%
1982 164 −12.8%
1990 148 −9.8%
1999 167 +12.8%
2008 191 +14.4%

The residents are called Castanetais.

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