Tourbes

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Tourbes
Tourbes St-Saturnin.JPG
Coat of arms of Tourbes
Coat of arms
Tourbes is located in France
Tourbes
Tourbes
Coordinates: 43°26′48″N 3°22′46″E / 43.4467°N 3.3794°E / 43.4467; 3.3794Coordinates: 43°26′48″N 3°22′46″E / 43.4467°N 3.3794°E / 43.4467; 3.3794
Country France
Region Languedoc-Roussillon
Department Hérault
Arrondissement Béziers
Canton Pézenas
Intercommunality Pays de Thongue
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Christian Jantel
Area
 • Land1 15.96 km2 (6.16 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 1,462
 • Population2 density 92/km2 (240/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 34311 / 34120
Elevation 11–103 m (36–338 ft)
(avg. 50 m or 160 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.

Tourbes is a commune in the Hérault department in the Languedoc-Roussillon region in southern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1962 766 —    
1968 767 +0.1%
1975 740 −3.5%
1982 833 +12.6%
1990 1,022 +22.7%
1999 1,276 +24.9%
2008 1,462 +14.6%

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