Celles, Hérault

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Celles
Celles
Celles
Celles is located in France
Celles
Celles
Coordinates: 43°39′41″N 3°20′27″E / 43.6614°N 3.3408°E / 43.6614; 3.3408Coordinates: 43°39′41″N 3°20′27″E / 43.6614°N 3.3408°E / 43.6614; 3.3408
Country France
Region Languedoc-Roussillon
Department Hérault
Arrondissement Lodève
Canton Clermont-l'Hérault
Intercommunality non
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Joëlle Goudal Brandalac
Area1 7.56 km2 (2.92 sq mi)
Population (2011)2 25
 • Density 3.3/km2 (8.6/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 34072 / 34700
Elevation 89–350 m (292–1,148 ft)
(avg. 100 m or 330 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.

Celles is a commune in the Hérault department in southern France.

The original village sits on the bank of Lac du Salagou. The French authorities are allowing this village to decay and all buildings except the town hall and the church are in ruins. It is a popular place for fishing and picnics.

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Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 50 —    
1968 29 −42.0%
1975 5 −82.8%
1982 10 +100.0%
1990 14 +40.0%
1999 20 +42.9%
2009 22 +10.0%
2011 25 +13.6%

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