Fitou

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Fitou
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Coat of arms of Fitou
Coat of arms
Fitou is located in France
Fitou
Fitou
Coordinates: 42°53′40″N 2°58′46″E / 42.8944°N 2.9794°E / 42.8944; 2.9794Coordinates: 42°53′40″N 2°58′46″E / 42.8944°N 2.9794°E / 42.8944; 2.9794
Country France
Region Languedoc-Roussillon
Department Aude
Arrondissement Narbonne
Canton Sigean
Intercommunality Corbières en Méditerranée
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Alexis Armangau
Area
 • Land1 30.25 km2 (11.68 sq mi)
Population (2011)
 • Population2 1,012
 • Population2 density 33/km2 (87/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 11144 / 11510
Elevation 0–318 m (0–1,043 ft)
(avg. 33 m or 108 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.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1962 544 —    
1968 555 +2.0%
1975 537 −3.2%
1982 542 +0.9%
1990 579 +6.8%
1999 676 +16.8%
2008 868 +28.4%

Wine[edit]

Fitou has a red wine appellation; see Fitou AOC.

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