Floure

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Floure
A general view of Floure
A general view of Floure
Coat of arms of Floure
Coat of arms
Location of Floure
Floure is located in France
Floure
Floure
Floure is located in Occitanie
Floure
Floure
Coordinates: 43°11′02″N 2°29′27″E / 43.1839°N 2.4908°E / 43.1839; 2.4908Coordinates: 43°11′02″N 2°29′27″E / 43.1839°N 2.4908°E / 43.1839; 2.4908
CountryFrance
RegionOccitanie
DepartmentAude
ArrondissementCarcassonne
CantonLa Montagne d'Alaric
IntercommunalityPiémont d'Alaric
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Philippe Phalip
Area
1
4.25 km2 (1.64 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
420
 • Density99/km2 (260/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
11146 /11800
Elevation69–384 m (226–1,260 ft)
(avg. 77 m or 253 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Floure is a commune in the Aude department in southern France. The journalist and writer Gaston Bonheur (1913–1980) is buried in Floure where he owned the castle.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
196298—    
1968138+40.8%
1975137−0.7%
1982260+89.8%
1990255−1.9%
1999318+24.7%
2008361+13.5%

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References[edit]

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