Lacaze

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Lacaze
Lacaze vue generale.jpg
Coat of arms of Lacaze
Coat of arms
Lacaze is located in France
Lacaze
Lacaze
Coordinates: 43°44′21″N 2°31′15″E / 43.7392°N 2.5208°E / 43.7392; 2.5208Coordinates: 43°44′21″N 2°31′15″E / 43.7392°N 2.5208°E / 43.7392; 2.5208
Country France
Region Midi-Pyrénées
Department Tarn
Arrondissement Castres
Canton Vabre
Intercommunality Val et Plateau Mont-de-Lacaune
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Michel Madern
Area
 • Land1 46.16 km2 (17.82 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 315
 • Population2 density 6.8/km2 (18/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 81125 / 81330
Elevation 392–805 m (1,286–2,641 ft)
(avg. 450 m or 1,480 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.

Lacaze (Occitan: La Casa, meaning the house) is a commune in the Tarn department in southern France.

Geography[edit]

The river Dadou forms part of the commune's northern border. The village lies on the banks of the Gijou, which flows westward through the commune, then forms most of its south-western border.

See also[edit]

References[edit]