Belcastel, Tarn

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Belcastel
Commune
A general view of Belcastel
A general view of Belcastel
Coat of arms of Belcastel
Coat of arms
Belcastel is located in France
Belcastel
Belcastel
Location within Occitanie region
Belcastel is located in Occitanie
Belcastel
Belcastel
Coordinates: 43°39′00″N 1°45′25″E / 43.65°N 1.7569°E / 43.65; 1.7569Coordinates: 43°39′00″N 1°45′25″E / 43.65°N 1.7569°E / 43.65; 1.7569
Country France
Region Occitanie
Department Tarn
Arrondissement Castres
Canton Lavaur Cocagne
Intercommunality SESCAL
Area1 10.81 km2 (4.17 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 196
 • Density 18/km2 (47/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code 81025 /81500
Elevation 173–271 m (568–889 ft)
(avg. 210 m or 690 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.

Belcastel, Tarn (Occitan: Bèl Castèl, meaning beautiful castle) is a commune of the Tarn department of southern France.

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