Enveitg

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Enveitg
Commune
Enveitg seen from the path of Serre, with the Spanish Cerdanya in the background
Enveitg seen from the path of Serre, with the Spanish Cerdanya in the background
Coat of arms of Enveitg
Coat of arms
Enveitg is located in France
Enveitg
Enveitg
Location within Occitanie region
Enveitg is located in Occitanie
Enveitg
Enveitg
Coordinates: 42°27′29″N 1°54′45″E / 42.458°N 01.9126°E / 42.458; 01.9126Coordinates: 42°27′29″N 1°54′45″E / 42.458°N 01.9126°E / 42.458; 01.9126
Country France
Region Occitanie
Department Pyrénées-Orientales
Arrondissement Prades
Canton Les Pyrénées catalanes
Intercommunality Pyrénées Cerdagne
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Bernard Gros
Area1 30.52 km2 (11.78 sq mi)
Population (2014)2 672
 • Density 22/km2 (57/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 66066 /66760
Elevation 1,179–2,579 m (3,868–8,461 ft)
(avg. 1,231 m or 4,039 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.

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

Geography[edit]

Localization[edit]

Enveitg is located in the canton of Les Pyrénées catalanes and in the arrondissement of Prades.

Map of Enveitg and its surrounding communes

Neighbouring communes[edit]

Transports[edit]

Latour-de-Carol-Enveitg train station is adjacent to the village. The station has the distinction of serving three separate routes (SNCF from Toulouse, RENFE from Barcelona and the Train Jaune from Villefranche-de-Conflent), each with a different track gauges. This requires through passengers and freight to change trains. In addition, before Spain's accession to the European Union and the Schengen Agreement, customs and immigration checks were performed; these are no longer necessary, so the people required for these have been withdrawn, leading to a decline in population and activity.

Population[edit]

Population 1962-2008

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