Castanet-le-Haut

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Castanet-le-Haut
Commune
The road into Castanet-le-Haut
The road into Castanet-le-Haut
Coat of arms of Castanet-le-Haut
Coat of arms
Castanet-le-Haut is located in France
Castanet-le-Haut
Castanet-le-Haut
Location within Occitanie region
Castanet-le-Haut is located in Occitanie
Castanet-le-Haut
Castanet-le-Haut
Coordinates: 43°40′07″N 2°58′21″E / 43.6686°N 2.9725°E / 43.6686; 2.9725Coordinates: 43°40′07″N 2°58′21″E / 43.6686°N 2.9725°E / 43.6686; 2.9725
Country France
Region Occitanie
Department Hérault
Arrondissement Béziers
Canton Saint-Pons-de-Thomières
Intercommunality Montagne du Haut Languedoc
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Max Allies
Area1 27.55 km2 (10.64 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 191
 • Density 6.9/km2 (18/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code 34055 /34610
Elevation 389–1,124 m (1,276–3,688 ft)
(avg. 450 m or 1,480 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.

Castanet-le-Haut is a commune in the Hérault department in southern France.

Map
Croix de Mounis, l'Espinouse

Geography[edit]

The commune is traversed by the Dourdou de Camarès River and the Mare River.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1793350—    
1800308−12.0%
1806446+44.8%
1821440−1.3%
1831649+47.5%
1836684+5.4%
1841694+1.5%
1846701+1.0%
1851683−2.6%
1856627−8.2%
1861583−7.0%
1866598+2.6%
1872580−3.0%
1876611+5.3%
1881581−4.9%
1886581+0.0%
1891521−10.3%
1896538+3.3%
1901510−5.2%
1906518+1.6%
1911513−1.0%
1921502−2.1%
1926504+0.4%
1931517+2.6%
1936505−2.3%
1946356−29.5%
1954291−18.3%
1962264−9.3%
1968222−15.9%
1975188−15.3%
1982164−12.8%
1990148−9.8%
1999167+12.8%
2008191+14.4%

The residents are called Castanetais.

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