Castelnau-le-Lez

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Castelnau-le-Lez
Church Saint-Jean-Baptiste
Church Saint-Jean-Baptiste
Castelnau-le-Lez is located in France
Castelnau-le-Lez
Castelnau-le-Lez
Coordinates: 43°38′13″N 3°54′07″E / 43.6369°N 3.9019°E / 43.6369; 3.9019Coordinates: 43°38′13″N 3°54′07″E / 43.6369°N 3.9019°E / 43.6369; 3.9019
Country France
Region Languedoc-Roussillon
Department Hérault
Arrondissement Montpellier
Canton Castelnau-le-Lez
Intercommunality Montpellier
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Pierre Grand
Area
 • Land1 11.18 km2 (4.32 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 14,999
 • Population2 density 1,300/km2 (3,500/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 34057 / 34170
Elevation 19–93 m (62–305 ft)
(avg. 60 m or 200 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.

Castelnau-le-Lez is a commune in the Hérault department in southern France. It is on the outskirts of Montpellier, around 3 km north of the centre of Montpellier.

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Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1793 450 —    
1800 496 +10.2%
1806 547 +10.3%
1821 696 +27.2%
1831 673 −3.3%
1836 745 +10.7%
1841 787 +5.6%
1846 794 +0.9%
1851 861 +8.4%
1856 827 −3.9%
1861 894 +8.1%
1866 1,120 +25.3%
1872 906 −19.1%
1876 884 −2.4%
1881 815 −7.8%
1886 884 +8.5%
1891 954 +7.9%
1896 1,141 +19.6%
1901 1,213 +6.3%
1906 1,202 −0.9%
1911 1,103 −8.2%
1921 1,120 +1.5%
1926 1,504 +34.3%
1931 1,959 +30.3%
1936 2,226 +13.6%
1946 2,345 +5.3%
1954 2,923 +24.6%
1962 4,979 +70.3%
1968 8,169 +64.1%
1975 9,339 +14.3%
1982 9,884 +5.8%
1990 11,043 +11.7%
1999 14,214 +28.7%
2008 14,999 +5.5%

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