Baillargues

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Baillargues
Commune
The church square in Baillargues
The church square in Baillargues
Coat of arms of Baillargues
Coat of arms
Baillargues is located in France
Baillargues
Baillargues
Coordinates: 43°39′43″N 4°00′49″E / 43.6619°N 4.0136°E / 43.6619; 4.0136Coordinates: 43°39′43″N 4°00′49″E / 43.6619°N 4.0136°E / 43.6619; 4.0136
Country France
Region Occitanie
Department Hérault
Arrondissement Montpellier
Canton Le Crès
Intercommunality Montpellier Méditerranée Métropole
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Luc Meissonnier
Area1 7.68 km2 (2.97 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 6,054
 • Density 790/km2 (2,000/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 34022 /34670
Elevation 12.5–58 m (41–190 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.

Baillargues (Catalan: Balhargues) is a commune in the Hérault department in the Occitanie region in southern France.

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Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 1,062 —    
1968 1,279 +20.4%
1975 1,504 +17.6%
1982 2,632 +75.0%
1990 4,375 +66.2%
1999 5,842 +33.5%
2008 6,054 +3.6%

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