Oradour, Cantal

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Oradour
Coat of arms of Oradour
Coat of arms
Oradour is located in France
Oradour
Oradour
Coordinates: 44°55′12″N 2°56′07″E / 44.92°N 2.9353°E / 44.92; 2.9353Coordinates: 44°55′12″N 2°56′07″E / 44.92°N 2.9353°E / 44.92; 2.9353
Country France
Region Auvergne
Department Cantal
Arrondissement Saint-Flour
Canton Pierrefort
Intercommunality Pays de Pierrefort
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Robert Falet
Area1 33.77 km2 (13.04 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 294
 • Density 8.7/km2 (23/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 15145 / 15260
Elevation 620–1,159 m (2,034–3,802 ft)
(avg. 940 m or 3,080 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.

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

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Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 414 —    
1968 481 +16.2%
1975 434 −9.8%
1982 342 −21.2%
1990 302 −11.7%
1999 299 −1.0%
2008 294 −1.7%

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