Quarante

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Quarante
Church Sainte-Marie
Church Sainte-Marie
Coat of arms of Quarante
Coat of arms
Quarante is located in France
Quarante
Quarante
Coordinates: 43°20′51″N 2°57′47″E / 43.3475°N 2.9631°E / 43.3475; 2.9631Coordinates: 43°20′51″N 2°57′47″E / 43.3475°N 2.9631°E / 43.3475; 2.9631
Country France
Region Languedoc-Roussillon
Department Hérault
Arrondissement Béziers
Canton Capestang
Intercommunality Canal Lirou
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Gilbert Rivayrand
Area1 30.05 km2 (11.60 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 1,572
 • Density 52/km2 (140/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 34226 / 34310
Elevation 21–227 m (69–745 ft)
(avg. 115 m or 377 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.

Quarante is a commune in the Hérault department in the Languedoc-Roussillon region in southern France.

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Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 1,470 —    
1968 1,644 +11.8%
1975 1,460 −11.2%
1982 1,441 −1.3%
1990 1,509 +4.7%
1999 1,449 −4.0%
2008 1,572 +8.5%

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