Maurs

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Maurs
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Coat of arms of Maurs
Coat of arms
Maurs is located in France
Maurs
Maurs
Coordinates: 44°42′41″N 2°11′56″E / 44.7114°N 2.1989°E / 44.7114; 2.1989Coordinates: 44°42′41″N 2°11′56″E / 44.7114°N 2.1989°E / 44.7114; 2.1989
Country France
Region Auvergne
Department Cantal
Arrondissement Aurillac
Canton Maurs
Intercommunality Pays de Maurs
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) François Bounie
Area
 • Land1 30.84 km2 (11.91 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 2,239
 • Population2 density 73/km2 (190/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 15122 / 15600
Elevation 237–551 m (778–1,808 ft)
(avg. 290 m or 950 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.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 2,485 —    
1968 2,535 +2.0%
1975 2,566 +1.2%
1982 2,426 −5.5%
1990 2,350 −3.1%
1999 2,253 −4.1%
2008 2,239 −0.6%

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