Graissessac

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Graissessac
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Graissessac is located in France
Graissessac
Graissessac
Coordinates: 43°40′54″N 3°05′36″E / 43.6817°N 3.0933°E / 43.6817; 3.0933Coordinates: 43°40′54″N 3°05′36″E / 43.6817°N 3.0933°E / 43.6817; 3.0933
Country France
Region Languedoc-Roussillon
Department Hérault
Arrondissement Béziers
Canton Bédarieux
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Francine Saisi
Area
 • Land1 10.03 km2 (3.87 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 690
 • Population2 density 69/km2 (180/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 34117 / 34260
Elevation 270–1,001 m (886–3,284 ft)
(avg. 1,000 m or 3,300 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.

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

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Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1881 3,089 —    
1891 2,936 −5.0%
1901 2,093 −28.7%
1911 2,042 −2.4%
1921 2,200 +7.7%
1931 2,548 +15.8%
1936 2,416 −5.2%
1954 2,404 −0.5%
1962 1,962 −18.4%
1968 1,510 −23.0%
1975 1,134 −24.9%
1982 924 −18.5%
1990 687 −25.6%
1999 632 −8.0%
2008 690 +9.2%

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