Ribaute

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Ribaute
The Orbieu
The Orbieu
Coat of arms of Ribaute
Coat of arms
Ribaute is located in France
Ribaute
Ribaute
Coordinates: 43°06′31″N 2°38′09″E / 43.1086°N 2.6358°E / 43.1086; 2.6358Coordinates: 43°06′31″N 2°38′09″E / 43.1086°N 2.6358°E / 43.1086; 2.6358
Country France
Region Languedoc-Roussillon
Department Aude
Arrondissement Carcassonne
Canton Lagrasse
Intercommunality Canton of Lagrasse
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Claude Limouzy
Area
 • Land1 9.41 km2 (3.63 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 240
 • Population2 density 26/km2 (66/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 11311 / 11220
Elevation 68–306 m (223–1,004 ft)
(avg. 100 m or 330 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.

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

Geography[edit]

The village lies on the right bank of the Orbieu, which flows northeast through the commune.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1962 284 —    
1968 285 +0.4%
1975 254 −10.9%
1982 232 −8.7%
1990 190 −18.1%
1999 227 +19.5%
2008 240 +5.7%

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