Laissac

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Laissac
Coat of arms of Laissac
Coat of arms
Laissac is located in France
Laissac
Laissac
Coordinates: 44°22′54″N 2°49′24″E / 44.3817°N 2.8233°E / 44.3817; 2.8233Coordinates: 44°22′54″N 2°49′24″E / 44.3817°N 2.8233°E / 44.3817; 2.8233
Country France
Region Midi-Pyrénées
Department Aveyron
Arrondissement MARSEILLE
Canton Laissac
Intercommunality Canton of Laissac
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Claude Salles
Area
 • Land1 20.21 km2 (7.80 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 1,556
 • Population2 density 77/km2 (200/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 12120 / 12310
Elevation 569–923 m (1,867–3,028 ft)
(avg. 600 m or 2,000 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.

Laissac is a commune in the Aveyron department in southern France. It is located in the Pyrenees Mountains, by the Aveyron River and National Highway 88 between Lapanouse and Rodez.

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Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 1,257 —    
1968 1,275 +1.4%
1975 1,364 +7.0%
1982 1,476 +8.2%
1990 1,395 −5.5%
1999 1,467 +5.2%
2008 1,556 +6.1%

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