Aussillon

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Aussillon
Coat of arms of Aussillon
Coat of arms
Location of Aussillon
Aussillon is located in France
Aussillon
Aussillon
Aussillon is located in Occitanie
Aussillon
Aussillon
Coordinates: 43°29′56″N 2°21′57″E / 43.4989°N 2.3658°E / 43.4989; 2.3658Coordinates: 43°29′56″N 2°21′57″E / 43.4989°N 2.3658°E / 43.4989; 2.3658
CountryFrance
RegionOccitanie
DepartmentTarn
ArrondissementCastres
CantonMazamet-1
IntercommunalityCA Castres - Mazamet
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Bernard Escudier
Area
1
10.26 km2 (3.96 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
6,098
 • Density590/km2 (1,500/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
81021 /81200
Elevation198–805 m (650–2,641 ft)
(avg. 330 m or 1,080 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Aussillon is a commune in the Tarn department and Occitanie region of southern France.

Geography[edit]

The Thoré forms the commune's northern border.

Château du Thoré[edit]

The Château du Thoré is a large country house built in 1893–4 for Armand Puech, industrialist and inventor of a water filtration system. Surrounded by a very large park, the house is still inhabited today.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.