Castelnou, Pyrénées-Orientales

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Castelnou
View of Castelnou and its castle
View of Castelnou and its castle
Coat of arms of Castelnou
Coat of arms
Castelnou is located in France
Castelnou
Castelnou
Coordinates: 42°37′14″N 2°42′11″E / 42.6206°N 2.7031°E / 42.6206; 2.7031Coordinates: 42°37′14″N 2°42′11″E / 42.6206°N 2.7031°E / 42.6206; 2.7031
Country France
Region Occitanie
Department Pyrénées-Orientales
Arrondissement Perpignan
Canton Les Aspres
Intercommunality Aspres
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Jean Cherez
Area1 19.28 km2 (7.44 sq mi)
Population (2013)2 341
 • Density 18/km2 (46/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 66044 /66300
Elevation 111–444 m (364–1,457 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.

Castelnou (Catalan: Castellnou dels Aspres) is a commune in the Pyrénées-Orientales department in southern France.

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Castelnou is located in the canton of Thuir and in the arrondissement of Perpignan.

Map of Castelnou and its surrounding communes

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Population 1962-2008

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