Claret, Hérault

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Claret
Sculpture made by a local craftsman in local quarry stone at the entrance of the village, before the bridge over the Brestalou. In the background is the Crête de Taillade.
Sculpture made by a local craftsman in local quarry stone at the entrance of the village, before the bridge over the Brestalou. In the background is the Crête de Taillade.
Coat of arms of Claret
Coat of arms
Claret is located in France
Claret
Claret
Coordinates: 43°51′46″N 3°54′20″E / 43.8628°N 3.9056°E / 43.8628; 3.9056Coordinates: 43°51′46″N 3°54′20″E / 43.8628°N 3.9056°E / 43.8628; 3.9056
Country France
Region Occitanie
Department Hérault
Arrondissement Montpellier
Canton Claret
Intercommunality Orthus
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) André Cot
Area1 28.27 km2 (10.92 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 1,364
 • Density 48/km2 (120/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 34078 /34270
Elevation 135–410 m (443–1,345 ft)
(avg. 115 m or 377 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.

Claret is a commune in the Hérault department in southern France.

Geographic map of Claret within Hérault

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 468 —    
1968 468 +0.0%
1975 476 +1.7%
1982 526 +10.5%
1990 825 +56.8%
1999 1,069 +29.6%
2008 1,364 +27.6%


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