Rivel

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Rivel
Rivel is located in France
Rivel
Rivel
Coordinates: 42°56′43″N 2°00′04″E / 42.9453°N 2.0011°E / 42.9453; 2.0011Coordinates: 42°56′43″N 2°00′04″E / 42.9453°N 2.0011°E / 42.9453; 2.0011
Country France
Region Languedoc-Roussillon
Department Aude
Arrondissement Limoux
Canton Chalabre
Intercommunality Chalabrais
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2015) Jean-Pierre Salvat
Area
 • Land1 24.3 km2 (9.4 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 221
 • Population2 density 9.1/km2 (24/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 11316 / 11230
Elevation 381–1,090 m (1,250–3,576 ft)
(avg. 400 m or 1,300 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.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1962 309 —    
1968 365 +18.1%
1975 312 −14.5%
1982 270 −13.5%
1990 233 −13.7%
1999 211 −9.4%
2008 221 +4.7%

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