Lignan-sur-Orb

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Lignan-sur-Orb
Vierge de Lignan sur Orb.jpg
Coat of arms of Lignan-sur-Orb
Coat of arms
Lignan-sur-Orb is located in France
Lignan-sur-Orb
Lignan-sur-Orb
Coordinates: 43°23′05″N 3°10′16″E / 43.3847°N 3.1711°E / 43.3847; 3.1711Coordinates: 43°23′05″N 3°10′16″E / 43.3847°N 3.1711°E / 43.3847; 3.1711
Country France
Region Languedoc-Roussillon
Department Hérault
Arrondissement Béziers
Canton Béziers-3
Intercommunality Béziers Méditerranée
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Alain Sénégas
Area1 3.41 km2 (1.32 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 2,917
 • Density 860/km2 (2,200/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 34140 / 34490
Elevation 9–86 m (30–282 ft)
(avg. 28 m or 92 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.

Lignan-sur-Orb is a commune in the Hérault département in the Languedoc-Roussillon region in southern France.

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Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 482 —    
1968 654 +35.7%
1975 1,081 +65.3%
1982 1,867 +72.7%
1990 2,543 +36.2%
1999 2,839 +11.6%
2008 2,917 +2.7%

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