Fontanès, Hérault

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Fontanès
Coat of arms of Fontanès
Coat of arms
Fontanès is located in France
Fontanès
Fontanès
Coordinates: 43°47′43″N 3°54′54″E / 43.7953°N 3.915°E / 43.7953; 3.915Coordinates: 43°47′43″N 3°54′54″E / 43.7953°N 3.915°E / 43.7953; 3.915
Country France
Region Languedoc-Roussillon
Department Hérault
Arrondissement Montpellier
Canton Claret
Intercommunality Pic-Saint-Loup
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Gilbert Gravegeal
Area
 • Land1 8.18 km2 (3.16 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 249
 • Population2 density 30/km2 (79/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 34102 / 34270
Elevation 88–241 m (289–791 ft)
(avg. 80 m or 260 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.

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

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Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1962 99 —    
1968 107 +8.1%
1975 72 −32.7%
1982 144 +100.0%
1990 187 +29.9%
1999 202 +8.0%
2008 249 +23.3%

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