Murat-sur-Vèbre

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Murat-sur-Vèbre
Murat-sur-Vèbre Saint-Etienne.JPG
Murat-sur-Vèbre is located in France
Murat-sur-Vèbre
Murat-sur-Vèbre
Coordinates: 43°41′10″N 2°51′16″E / 43.6861°N 2.8544°E / 43.6861; 2.8544Coordinates: 43°41′10″N 2°51′16″E / 43.6861°N 2.8544°E / 43.6861; 2.8544
Country France
Region Midi-Pyrénées
Department Tarn
Arrondissement Castres
Canton Murat-sur-Vèbre
Intercommunality Monts de Lacaune
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Claude Gayraud
Area
 • Land1 98.80 km2 (38.15 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 862
 • Population2 density 8.7/km2 (23/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 81192 / 81320
Elevation 543–1,205 m (1,781–3,953 ft)
(avg. 750 m or 2,460 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.

Murat-sur-Vèbre is a commune in the Tarn department in southern France.

Statue menhir of Paillemalbiau
Statue menhir of Moulin de Louat

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The Dourdou de Camarès River has its source in the commune.

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