Fosse, Pyrénées-Orientales

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Fosse
Fòssa
Commune
A general view of Fosse
A general view of Fosse
Coat of arms of Fosse
Coat of arms
Fosse is located in France
Fosse
Fosse
Location within Occitanie region
Fosse is located in Occitanie
Fosse
Fosse
Coordinates: 42°47′21″N 2°25′55″E / 42.7892°N 2.4319°E / 42.7892; 2.4319Coordinates: 42°47′21″N 2°25′55″E / 42.7892°N 2.4319°E / 42.7892; 2.4319
Country France
Region Occitanie
Department Pyrénées-Orientales
Arrondissement Prades
Canton La Vallée de l'Agly
Intercommunality Agly Fenouillèdes
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Michel Garrigue
Area1 4.43 km2 (1.71 sq mi)
Population (2012)2 39
 • Density 8.8/km2 (23/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 66083 /66220
Elevation 453–689 m (1,486–2,260 ft)
(avg. 488 m or 1,601 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.

Fosse is a commune in the Pyrénées-Orientales department in southern France.

Geography[edit]

Fosse is located in the canton of La Vallée de l'Agly and in the arrondissement of Perpignan.

Map of Fosse and its surrounding communes

Government and politics[edit]

Mayors[edit]

Mayor Term start Term end
Jean-Pierre Pellissier[1] ca. 1803 ?
Germain Pellissier[1] before 1815 ? (reelected in 1815)
A. Pélissier[1] ca. 1937 ?
Hervé Pagane 2001 2008
Michel Garrigue 2008

Population[edit]

Population 1962-2008

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