Caixas

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Caixas

Caixàs / Queixàs
The Chapel of Sainte-Marie de Fontcouverte, in the commune of Caixas
The Chapel of Sainte-Marie de Fontcouverte, in the commune of Caixas
Location of Caixas
Caixas is located in France
Caixas
Caixas
Caixas is located in Occitanie
Caixas
Caixas
Coordinates: 42°35′02″N 2°41′02″E / 42.5839°N 2.6839°E / 42.5839; 2.6839Coordinates: 42°35′02″N 2°41′02″E / 42.5839°N 2.6839°E / 42.5839; 2.6839
CountryFrance
RegionOccitanie
DepartmentPyrénées-Orientales
ArrondissementCéret
CantonLes Aspres
IntercommunalityAspres
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Alain Doutres
Area
1
28.11 km2 (10.85 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
148
 • Density5.3/km2 (14/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
66029 /66300
Elevation199–774 m (653–2,539 ft)
(avg. 350 m or 1,150 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Caixas (Catalan: Queixàs) is a commune in the Pyrénées-Orientales department in southern France.

Geography[edit]

Localisation[edit]

Caixas is located in the canton of Les Aspres and in the arrondissement of Perpignan.

Map of Caixas and its surrounding communes

Neighbouring communes[edit]

Government and politics[edit]

Mayors[edit]

Mayor Term start Term end
Francis Ausseil 1995 2001
Alain Doutres 2001

Population[edit]

Population 1962-2008

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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