Seignalens

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Seignalens
Coat of arms of Seignalens
Coat of arms
Seignalens is located in France
Seignalens
Seignalens
Coordinates: 43°06′00″N 1°58′17″E / 43.1°N 1.9714°E / 43.1; 1.9714Coordinates: 43°06′00″N 1°58′17″E / 43.1°N 1.9714°E / 43.1; 1.9714
Country France
Region Languedoc-Roussillon
Department Aude
Arrondissement Limoux
Canton Alaigne
Intercommunality Coteaux du Razès
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Louis Cavicchiolo
Area
 • Land1 6.17 km2 (2.38 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 31
 • Population2 density 5.0/km2 (13/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 11375 / 11240
Elevation 327–451 m (1,073–1,480 ft)
(avg. 350 m or 1,150 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.

Seignalens is a commune in the Aude department in the Languedoc-Roussillon region of southern France.

Demographics[edit]

In 2011, the town had 35 residents. The changes in the number of inhabitants is known through population censuses conducted in the town since 1793. From the twenty-first century, the actual census of municipalities with fewer than 10,000 inhabitants are held every five years, in contrast to other cities that have a sample survey each year.

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1962 58 —    
1968 46 −20.7%
1975 43 −6.5%
1982 33 −23.3%
1990 19 −42.4%
1999 49 +157.9%
2008 31 −36.7%

Historic Sites and Monuments[edit]

  • Church of the Invention de Saint-Etienne Romanesque, rebuilt (partly built with materials reused from the castle): choir vault Romanesque Gothic portal.
  • A memorial to the dead was built thanks to a donation from the late Mr. Robert Vidal

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