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An aerial view of Nahuja
An aerial view of Nahuja
Nahuja is located in France
Coordinates: 42°25′33″N 1°59′45″E / 42.4258°N 1.9958°E / 42.4258; 1.9958Coordinates: 42°25′33″N 1°59′45″E / 42.4258°N 1.9958°E / 42.4258; 1.9958
Country France
Region Languedoc-Roussillon
Department Pyrénées-Orientales
Arrondissement Prades
Canton Saillagouse
Intercommunality Pyrénées Cerdagne
 • Mayor (2008–2014) José Dominguez
Area1 5.60 km2 (2.16 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 70
 • Density 13/km2 (32/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 66120 / 66340
Elevation 1,196–1,888 m (3,924–6,194 ft)
(avg. 1,350 m or 4,430 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.

Nahuja (Catalan: Naüja) is a small village in the Cerdanya which is part of the Pyrénées-Orientales department in southern France. It is only 8km far from the Spanish border in Puigcerdà. Its closest neighbour towns are Osséja and Sainte-Léocadie.


Nahuja is located in the canton of Saillagouse and in the arrondissement of Prades.

Map of Nahuja and its surrounding communes

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