Lorcières

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Lorcières
Lorcières is located in France
Lorcières
Lorcières
Coordinates: 44°57′30″N 3°16′29″E / 44.9583°N 3.2747°E / 44.9583; 3.2747Coordinates: 44°57′30″N 3°16′29″E / 44.9583°N 3.2747°E / 44.9583; 3.2747
Country France
Region Auvergne
Department Cantal
Arrondissement Saint-Flour
Canton Ruynes-en-Margeride
Intercommunality Margeride-Truyère
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Georges Pichot
Area1 21.82 km2 (8.42 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 199
 • Density 9.1/km2 (24/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 15107 / 15320
Elevation 760–1,341 m (2,493–4,400 ft)
(avg. 820 m or 2,690 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.

Lorcières is a commune in the Cantal department in south-central France.

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Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 275 —    
1968 330 +20.0%
1975 271 −17.9%
1982 259 −4.4%
1990 263 +1.5%
1999 222 −15.6%
2008 199 −10.4%

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