Garrigues, Hérault

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Garrigues
Coat of arms of Garrigues
Coat of arms
Garrigues is located in France
Garrigues
Garrigues
Coordinates: 43°47′44″N 4°00′53″E / 43.7956°N 4.0147°E / 43.7956; 4.0147Coordinates: 43°47′44″N 4°00′53″E / 43.7956°N 4.0147°E / 43.7956; 4.0147
Country France
Region Languedoc-Roussillon
Department Hérault
Arrondissement Montpellier
Canton Claret
Intercommunality Ceps et Sylves
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Laurent Ricard
Area
 • Land1 4.92 km2 (1.90 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 152
 • Population2 density 31/km2 (80/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 34112 / 34160
Elevation 58–221 m (190–725 ft)
(avg. 70 m or 230 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.

Garrigues is a commune in the Hérault département in Languedoc-Roussillon in southern France.

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Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1962 98 —    
1968 99 +1.0%
1975 82 −17.2%
1982 88 +7.3%
1990 80 −9.1%
1999 127 +58.7%
2008 152 +19.7%

Its inhabitants are called Garrigois.

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