Saint-Pierre-des-Champs

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Saint-Pierre-des-Champs
France Aude saint pierre des champs.jpg
Coat of arms of Saint-Pierre-des-Champs
Coat of arms
Saint-Pierre-des-Champs is located in France
Saint-Pierre-des-Champs
Saint-Pierre-des-Champs
Coordinates: 43°03′34″N 2°36′20″E / 43.0594°N 2.6056°E / 43.0594; 2.6056Coordinates: 43°03′34″N 2°36′20″E / 43.0594°N 2.6056°E / 43.0594; 2.6056
Country France
Region Languedoc-Roussillon
Department Aude
Arrondissement Carcassonne
Canton Lagrasse
Intercommunality Canton of Lagrasse
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Pierre Maisonnade
Area
 • Land1 15.89 km2 (6.14 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 164
 • Population2 density 10/km2 (27/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 11363 / 11220
Elevation 133–520 m (436–1,706 ft)
(avg. 146 m or 479 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.

Saint-Pierre-des-Champs is a commune in the Aude department in southern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1962 121 —    
1968 155 +28.1%
1975 152 −1.9%
1982 121 −20.4%
1990 134 +10.7%
1999 127 −5.2%
2008 164 +29.1%

Geography[edit]

The commune is located in the Corbières mountains.

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

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