Les Salelles, Lozère

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Les Salelles
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Les Salelles is located in France
Les Salelles
Les Salelles
Coordinates: 44°28′56″N 3°16′48″E / 44.4822°N 3.28000°E / 44.4822; 3.28000Coordinates: 44°28′56″N 3°16′48″E / 44.4822°N 3.28000°E / 44.4822; 3.28000
Country France
Region Languedoc-Roussillon
Department Lozère
Arrondissement Mende
Canton Chanac
Intercommunality Pays de Chanac
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Denis Virebayre[1]
Area1 10.62 km2 (4.10 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 118
 • Density 11/km2 (29/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 48185 / 48230
Elevation 580–940 m (1,900–3,080 ft)
(avg. 622 m or 2,041 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.

Les Salelles is a commune in the Lozère department in the region Languedoc-Roussillon in southern France. Its inhabitants are called Les Salellois.

Geography[edit]

Les Salelles is on the left bank of river Lot, near the communie of Chanac.

History[edit]

In 23 December, an exceptional flooding of the river Lot destroys part of the bridge and the road. The bridge was repaired.

Population[edit]

Date of Population
(Source: Cassini[2])
1793 1800 1806 1820 1821 1831 1836 1841 1846 1851
512 370 537 - 530 485 545 520 510 450
1856 1861 1866 1872 1876 1881 1886 1891 1896
432 425 416 432 487 502 446 417 420
1901 1906 1911 1921 1926 1931 1936 1946 1954
406 400 394 256 257 246 239 223 189
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2004 2007 -
183 149 118 90 99 118 - 149[3] -
For the census of 1962 to 1999 the official population corresponds with the population without duplicates according to the INSEE.

Religious buildings[edit]

  • Church from the 14th century

Events[edit]

  • Town fair on 15 August
  • Bread fair in Autumn

External links[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Site du conseil général de la Lozère
  2. ^ Données Cassini
  3. ^ INSEE