Mauléon-Licharre

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Mauléon-Licharre
Main square, Mauléon
Main square, Mauléon
Mauléon-Licharre is located in France
Mauléon-Licharre
Mauléon-Licharre
Coordinates: 43°13′31″N 0°53′09″W / 43.2253°N 0.8858°W / 43.2253; -0.8858Coordinates: 43°13′31″N 0°53′09″W / 43.2253°N 0.8858°W / 43.2253; -0.8858
Country France
Region Aquitaine
Department Pyrénées-Atlantiques
Arrondissement Oloron-Sainte-Marie
Canton Mauléon-Licharre
Intercommunality Soule-Xiberoa
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Denis Barbé-Labarthe
Area1 13 km2 (5 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 2,488
 • Density 190/km2 (500/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 64371 / 64130
Elevation 133–521 m (436–1,709 ft)
(avg. 214 m or 702 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.

Mauléon-Licharre (Basque: Maule-Lextarre) or simply Mauléon is a commune in the Pyrénées-Atlantiques department in southwestern France.

It is the capital of the Soule (Zuberoa) historical Basque province.

It is home to the canvas shoe, the espadrille and to etorki cheese.

Demographics[edit]

Date of Population
1793 1800 1806 1820 1821 1831 1836 1841 1846 1851
862 985 1007 - 1054 1145 1259 1577 1654 1600
1856 1861 1866 1872 1876 1881 1886 1891 1896
1475 1708 1876 1743 2108 2409 2251 2575 2651
1901 1906 1911 1921 1926 1931 1936 1946 1954
3368 4045 4827 4220 4316 4069 4193 4567 4619
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2004 - -
4679 4500 4239 4099 3533 3347 - - -
For the census of 1962 to 1999 the official population corresponds with the population without duplicates according to the INSEE.

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