Lilhac

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Lilhac
Pétanque courts at the Bon Accord bar
Pétanque courts at the Bon Accord bar
Lilhac is located in France
Lilhac
Lilhac
Coordinates: 43°17′09″N 0°48′36″E / 43.2858°N 0.81°E / 43.2858; 0.81Coordinates: 43°17′09″N 0°48′36″E / 43.2858°N 0.81°E / 43.2858; 0.81
Country France
Region Midi-Pyrénées
Department Haute-Garonne
Arrondissement Saint-Gaudens
Canton Isle-en-Dodon
Intercommunality Portes du Comminges
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Gilbert Sioutac
Area
 • Land1 7.3 km2 (2.8 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 134
 • Population2 density 18/km2 (48/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 31301 / 31230
Elevation 280–381 m (919–1,250 ft)
(avg. 390 m or 1,280 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.

Lilhac is a commune in the Haute Garonne department in southwestern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1962 124 —    
1968 143 +15.3%
1975 120 −16.1%
1982 133 +10.8%
1990 111 −16.5%
1999 90 −18.9%
2008 134 +48.9%

Local inhabitants are called Lilhacais.

Geography[edit]

Lilhac lies roughly 65 km southwest from Toulouse. Its altitude at the highest point is 380 metres, and covers an area of 730ha or 7.3 km².

The Touch River has its source in the commune.

History[edit]

Lilhac was registered as a commune in 1668. The local church, Eglise St-Quitterie, dedicated to Saint Quiteria, dates to before the 18th century.

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