Preixan

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Preixan
Coat of arms of Preixan
Coat of arms
Preixan is located in France
Preixan
Preixan
Coordinates: 43°08′49″N 2°17′23″E / 43.1469°N 2.2897°E / 43.1469; 2.2897Coordinates: 43°08′49″N 2°17′23″E / 43.1469°N 2.2897°E / 43.1469; 2.2897
Country France
Region Languedoc-Roussillon
Department Aude
Arrondissement Carcassonne
Canton Montréal, Aude
Intercommunality Carcassonnais
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Daniel Barcelo
Area
 • Land1 8.56 km2 (3.31 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 517
 • Population2 density 60/km2 (160/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 11299 / 11250
Elevation 122–341 m (400–1,119 ft)
(avg. 165 m or 541 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.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1962 377 —    
1968 403 +6.9%
1975 378 −6.2%
1982 365 −3.4%
1990 431 +18.1%
1999 445 +3.2%
2008 517 +16.2%

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