Laurens, Hérault

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Laurens
Laurens (34) rue chateau.JPG
Coat of arms of Laurens
Coat of arms
Laurens is located in France
Laurens
Laurens
Coordinates: 43°31′27″N 3°11′52″E / 43.5242°N 3.1978°E / 43.5242; 3.1978Coordinates: 43°31′27″N 3°11′52″E / 43.5242°N 3.1978°E / 43.5242; 3.1978
Country France
Region Languedoc-Roussillon
Department Hérault
Arrondissement Béziers
Canton Murviel-lès-Béziers
Intercommunality Faugères
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) François Anglade
Area
 • Land1 16.39 km2 (6.33 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 1,304
 • Population2 density 80/km2 (210/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 34130 / 34480
Elevation 117–228 m (384–748 ft)
(avg. 140 m or 460 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.

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

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Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1962 1,039 —    
1968 1,047 +0.8%
1975 1,028 −1.8%
1982 1,006 −2.1%
1990 1,009 +0.3%
1999 932 −7.6%
2008 1,304 +39.9%

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