Luc-sur-Orbieu

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Luc-sur-Orbieu
Coat of arms of Luc-sur-Orbieu
Coat of arms
Luc-sur-Orbieu is located in France
Luc-sur-Orbieu
Luc-sur-Orbieu
Coordinates: 43°10′39″N 2°47′12″E / 43.1775°N 2.7867°E / 43.1775; 2.7867Coordinates: 43°10′39″N 2°47′12″E / 43.1775°N 2.7867°E / 43.1775; 2.7867
Country France
Region Languedoc-Roussillon
Department Aude
Arrondissement Narbonne
Canton Lézignan-Corbières
Intercommunality Région Lézignanaise
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Gilles Messeguer
Area
 • Land1 9.88 km2 (3.81 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 962
 • Population2 density 97/km2 (250/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 11210 / 11200
Elevation 29–150 m (95–492 ft)
(avg. 46 m or 151 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.

Luc-sur-Orbieu is a commune in the Aude department in southern France.

Geography[edit]

The village lies on the right bank of the Orbieu, which forms most of the commune's western border, then flows east through the northern part of the commune.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 711 —    
1968 728 +2.4%
1975 720 −1.1%
1982 709 −1.5%
1990 726 +2.4%
1999 786 +8.3%
2008 962 +22.4%

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