Roquemaure, Tarn

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Roquemaure
Coat of arms of Roquemaure
Coat of arms
Roquemaure is located in France
Roquemaure
Roquemaure
Coordinates: 43°48′51″N 1°37′28″E / 43.8142°N 1.6244°E / 43.8142; 1.6244Coordinates: 43°48′51″N 1°37′28″E / 43.8142°N 1.6244°E / 43.8142; 1.6244
Country France
Region Midi-Pyrénées
Department Tarn
Arrondissement Albi
Canton Rabastens
Intercommunality Pays Rabastinois
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Christian Hot
Area1 15.77 km2 (6.09 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 351
 • Density 22/km2 (58/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 81228 / 81800
Elevation 108–231 m (354–758 ft)
(avg. 215 m or 705 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.

Roquemaure (Occitan: Ròca Maura, meaning brown rock) is a commune in the Tarn department in southern France.

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