Laurac

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Laurac
France aude laurac vue generale.jpg
Coat of arms of Laurac
Coat of arms
Laurac is located in France
Laurac
Laurac
Coordinates: 43°14′00″N 1°59′00″E / 43.2333°N 1.9833°E / 43.2333; 1.9833Coordinates: 43°14′00″N 1°59′00″E / 43.2333°N 1.9833°E / 43.2333; 1.9833
Country France
Region Languedoc-Roussillon
Department Aude
Arrondissement Carcassonne
Canton Fanjeaux
Intercommunality Piège et Lauragais
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Serge Grilleres
Area1 1.158 km2 (0.447 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 167
 • Density 140/km2 (370/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 11196 / 11270
Elevation 196–413 m (643–1,355 ft)
(avg. 410 m or 1,350 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.

Laurac (Occitan: Laurac) is a commune in the Aude department in southern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 585 —    
1800 522 −10.8%
1806 622 +19.2%
1821 511 −17.8%
1831 583 +14.1%
1836 591 +1.4%
1841 604 +2.2%
1846 603 −0.2%
1851 732 +21.4%
1856 570 −22.1%
1861 540 −5.3%
1866 495 −8.3%
1872 473 −4.4%
1876 459 −3.0%
1881 456 −0.7%
1886 483 +5.9%
1891 466 −3.5%
1896 442 −5.2%
1901 414 −6.3%
1906 389 −6.0%
1911 375 −3.6%
1921 296 −21.1%
1926 300 +1.4%
1931 284 −5.3%
1936 275 −3.2%
1946 260 −5.5%
1954 225 −13.5%
1962 183 −18.7%
1968 153 −16.4%
1975 123 −19.6%
1982 118 −4.1%
1990 140 +18.6%
1999 124 −11.4%
2008 167 +34.7%

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