Bages, Pyrénées-Orientales

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Bages

Bages de Rosselló
The town hall in Bages
The town hall in Bages
Coat of arms of Bages
Coat of arms
Location of Bages
Bages is located in France
Bages
Bages
Bages is located in Occitanie
Bages
Bages
Coordinates: 42°36′24″N 2°53′51″E / 42.6067°N 2.8975°E / 42.6067; 2.8975Coordinates: 42°36′24″N 2°53′51″E / 42.6067°N 2.8975°E / 42.6067; 2.8975
CountryFrance
RegionOccitanie
DepartmentPyrénées-Orientales
ArrondissementCéret
CantonLa Plaine d'Illibéris
IntercommunalityCommunauté de communes des Albères et de la Côte Vermeille
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Serge Soubielle
Area
1
11.95 km2 (4.61 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
4,180
 • Density350/km2 (910/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
66011 /66670
Elevation14–91 m (46–299 ft)
(avg. 17 m or 56 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Bages (Catalan: Bages de Rosselló) is a commune in the Pyrénées-Orientales department in southern France.

Geography[edit]

Localisation[edit]

Bages is located in the canton of La Plaine d'Illibéris and in the arrondissement of Perpignan.

Map of Bages and its surrounding communes

Neighbouring communes[edit]

Government and politics[edit]

Mayors[edit]

Mayor Term start Term end
Jean-Pierre Ricard ? 1984
Jean-Claude Madrénas 1984 1995
Serge Soubielle 1995

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
19621,755—    
19681,900+8.3%
19752,145+12.9%
19822,711+26.4%
19903,317+22.4%
19993,328+0.3%
20063,723+11.9%
20093,894+4.6%

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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