Salmiech

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Salmiech
The Church of Carcenac-Salmiech
Salmiech is located in France
Salmiech
Salmiech
Coordinates: 44°10′56″N 2°34′18″E / 44.1822°N 2.5717°E / 44.1822; 2.5717Coordinates: 44°10′56″N 2°34′18″E / 44.1822°N 2.5717°E / 44.1822; 2.5717
Country France
Region Midi-Pyrénées
Department Aveyron
Arrondissement Rodez
Canton Cassagnes-Bégonhès
Intercommunality Cassagnes-Bégonhès
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Pierre Barrau
Area1 28.16 km2 (10.87 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 711
 • Density 25/km2 (65/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 12255 / 12120
Elevation 517–846 m (1,696–2,776 ft)
(avg. 600 m or 2,000 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.

Salmiech is a commune in the Aveyron department in the Midi-Pyrénées region in southern France.

Geography[edit]

The village lies on the right bank of the Céor, which flows west through its southern part.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 920 —    
1968 951 +3.4%
1975 864 −9.1%
1982 741 −14.2%
1990 671 −9.4%
1999 728 +8.5%
2008 711 −2.3%

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