La Tour-sur-Orb

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La Tour-sur-Orb
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Coat of arms of La Tour-sur-Orb
Coat of arms
La Tour-sur-Orb is located in France
La Tour-sur-Orb
La Tour-sur-Orb
Coordinates: 43°39′15″N 3°08′59″E / 43.6542°N 3.1497°E / 43.6542; 3.1497Coordinates: 43°39′15″N 3°08′59″E / 43.6542°N 3.1497°E / 43.6542; 3.1497
Country France
Region Languedoc-Roussillon
Department Hérault
Arrondissement Béziers
Canton Bédarieux
Intercommunality Monts d'Orb
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Marie-Aline Edo
Area1 30.65 km2 (11.83 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 1,172
 • Density 38/km2 (99/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 34312 / 34260
Elevation 204–745 m (669–2,444 ft)
(avg. 228 m or 748 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.

La Tour-sur-Orb is a commune in the Hérault department in the Languedoc-Roussillon region in southern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 615 —    
1968 758 +23.3%
1975 812 +7.1%
1982 1,031 +27.0%
1990 1,039 +0.8%
1999 1,050 +1.1%
2008 1,172 +11.6%

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