Caubiac

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Caubiac
Small silver plate from the Caubiac Treasure
Small silver plate from the Caubiac Treasure
Caubiac is located in France
Caubiac
Caubiac
Coordinates: 43°42′54″N 1°05′10″E / 43.715°N 1.0861°E / 43.715; 1.0861Coordinates: 43°42′54″N 1°05′10″E / 43.715°N 1.0861°E / 43.715; 1.0861
Country France
Region Midi-Pyrénées
Department Haute-Garonne
Arrondissement Toulouse
Canton Cadours
Intercommunality Canton de Cadours
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jacques Lamarque
Area
 • Land1 7.99 km2 (3.08 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 241
 • Population2 density 30/km2 (78/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 31126 / 31480
Elevation 178–275 m (584–902 ft)
(avg. 235 m or 771 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.

Caubiac is a commune in the Haute-Garonne department in southwestern France. The ancient Gallo-Roman Caubiac Treasure was supposedly found in the village. It is now part of the British Museum's collection and was actually found in the nearby village of Thil.[1]

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 162 —    
1968 177 +9.3%
1975 158 −10.7%
1982 130 −17.7%
1990 154 +18.5%
1999 193 +25.3%
2008 241 +24.9%

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References[edit]

  1. ^ British Museum Collection [1]