Palaja

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Palaja
Coat of arms of Palaja
Coat of arms
Palaja is located in France
Palaja
Palaja
Coordinates: 43°10′25″N 2°23′09″E / 43.1736°N 2.3858°E / 43.1736; 2.3858Coordinates: 43°10′25″N 2°23′09″E / 43.1736°N 2.3858°E / 43.1736; 2.3858
Country France
Region Languedoc-Roussillon
Department Aude
Arrondissement Carcassonne
Canton Carcassonne-Est
Intercommunality Carcassonnais
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Alain Casellas
Area
 • Land1 14.69 km2 (5.67 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 2,150
 • Population2 density 150/km2 (380/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 11272 / 11570
Elevation 140–440 m (460–1,440 ft)
(avg. 123 m or 404 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.

Palaja is a commune in the Aude department in southern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1962 250 —    
1968 269 +7.6%
1975 585 +117.5%
1982 1,017 +73.8%
1990 1,503 +47.8%
1999 1,851 +23.2%
2008 2,150 +16.2%

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