Cruscades

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Cruscades
Coat of arms of Cruscades
Coat of arms
Cruscades is located in France
Cruscades
Cruscades
Coordinates: 43°11′32″N 2°49′03″E / 43.1922°N 2.8175°E / 43.1922; 2.8175Coordinates: 43°11′32″N 2°49′03″E / 43.1922°N 2.8175°E / 43.1922; 2.8175
Country France
Region Languedoc-Roussillon
Department Aude
Arrondissement Narbonne
Canton Lézignan-Corbières
Intercommunality Région Lézignanaise
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Claude Morassutti
Area
 • Land1 9.65 km2 (3.73 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 489
 • Population2 density 51/km2 (130/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 11111 / 11200
Elevation 26–50 m (85–164 ft)
(avg. 38 m or 125 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.

Cruscades is a commune in the Aude department in southern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1934 447 —    
1962 349 −21.9%
1968 374 +7.2%
1975 341 −8.8%
1982 290 −15.0%
1990 289 −0.3%
1999 324 +12.1%
2008 489 +50.9%

Geography[edit]

The village lies on the left bank of the Orbieu, which forms most of the commune's southern border.

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