Mourèze

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Mourèze
The village.
The village.
Mourèze is located in France
Mourèze
Mourèze
Coordinates: 43°37′12″N 3°21′24″E / 43.62°N 3.3567°E / 43.62; 3.3567Coordinates: 43°37′12″N 3°21′24″E / 43.62°N 3.3567°E / 43.62; 3.3567
Country France
Region Languedoc-Roussillon
Department Hérault
Arrondissement Lodève
Canton Clermont-l'Hérault
Intercommunality Clermontais
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Gabriel Navas
Area
 • Land1 13.44 km2 (5.19 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 171
 • Population2 density 13/km2 (33/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 34175 / 34800
Elevation 160–537 m (525–1,762 ft)
(avg. 200 m or 660 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.
Mourèze, Hérault 01.jpg

Mourèze is a commune in the Hérault department in the Languedoc-Roussillon region in southern France.

At the edge of the village is a spectacular dolomitic limestone outcrop known as the Cirque de Mourèze.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1962 71 —    
1968 81 +14.1%
1975 79 −2.5%
1982 76 −3.8%
1990 100 +31.6%
1999 128 +28.0%
2008 171 +33.6%
Cirque de Mourèze, Hérault 09.jpg
Cirque de Mourèze, Hérault 12.jpg
Cirque de Mourèze, Hérault 37.jpg

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