Capdenac

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Capdenac
The town hall in Capdenac
The town hall in Capdenac
Coat of arms of Capdenac
Coat of arms
Location of Capdenac
Capdenac is located in France
Capdenac
Capdenac
Capdenac is located in Occitanie
Capdenac
Capdenac
Coordinates: 44°34′54″N 2°04′12″E / 44.5817°N 2.07°E / 44.5817; 2.07Coordinates: 44°34′54″N 2°04′12″E / 44.5817°N 2.07°E / 44.5817; 2.07
CountryFrance
RegionOccitanie
DepartmentLot
ArrondissementFigeac
CantonFigeac-2
IntercommunalityCommunauté de communes Figeac-Communauté
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Guy Batherosse
Area
1
10.90 km2 (4.21 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
1,126
 • Density100/km2 (270/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
46055 /46100
Elevation155–369 m (509–1,211 ft)
(avg. 298 m or 978 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Capdenac is a commune in the Lot department in south-western France.

It has been inhabited since prehistoric times. At one time Capdenac was thought to be identifiable as the Gaulish settlement of Uxellodunum which was besieged by Julius Caesar, but this theory has been discredited.

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