Vabre

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Vabre
The fortified gate in Vabre
The fortified gate in Vabre
Coat of arms of Vabre
Coat of arms
Vabre is located in France
Vabre
Vabre
Coordinates: 43°41′38″N 2°25′38″E / 43.6939°N 2.4272°E / 43.6939; 2.4272Coordinates: 43°41′38″N 2°25′38″E / 43.6939°N 2.4272°E / 43.6939; 2.4272
Country France
Region Midi-Pyrénées
Department Tarn
Arrondissement Castres
Canton Vabre
Intercommunality Val et Plateau Mont-de-Lacaune
Area1 28.43 km2 (10.98 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 851
 • Density 30/km2 (78/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 81305 / 81330
Elevation 274–668 m (899–2,192 ft)
(avg. 370 m or 1,210 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.

Vabre is a commune in the Tarn department in southern France.

Geography[edit]

The village lies on the left bank of the Gijou, which flows southwestward through the southern part of the commune, then flows into the Agout.

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