Tuchan

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For the village in Poland, see Tuchań.
Tuchan
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Coat of arms of Tuchan
Coat of arms
Tuchan is located in France
Tuchan
Tuchan
Coordinates: 42°53′21″N 2°43′12″E / 42.8892°N 2.72°E / 42.8892; 2.72Coordinates: 42°53′21″N 2°43′12″E / 42.8892°N 2.72°E / 42.8892; 2.72
Country France
Region Languedoc-Roussillon
Department Aude
Arrondissement Narbonne
Canton Tuchan
Intercommunality Hautes Corbières
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Sylvie Astruc
Area1 59.52 km2 (22.98 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 817
 • Density 14/km2 (36/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 11401 / 11350
Elevation 136–920 m (446–3,018 ft)
(avg. 119 m or 390 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.

Tuchan (Occitan: Tuissan) is a commune in the Aude department in southern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 572 —    
1800 736 +28.7%
1806 959 +30.3%
1821 957 −0.2%
1831 983 +2.7%
1836 1,058 +7.6%
1841 1,220 +15.3%
1846 1,209 −0.9%
1851 1,250 +3.4%
1856 1,131 −9.5%
1861 1,155 +2.1%
1866 1,194 +3.4%
1872 1,209 +1.3%
1876 1,367 +13.1%
1881 1,811 +32.5%
1886 1,665 −8.1%
1891 1,473 −11.5%
1896 1,388 −5.8%
1901 1,398 +0.7%
1906 1,450 +3.7%
1911 1,400 −3.4%
1921 1,416 +1.1%
1926 1,254 −11.4%
1931 1,296 +3.3%
1936 1,259 −2.9%
1946 1,122 −10.9%
1954 1,066 −5.0%
1962 1,014 −4.9%
1968 862 −15.0%
1975 804 −6.7%
1982 814 +1.2%
1990 794 −2.5%
1999 803 +1.1%
2008 817 +1.7%

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