La Serre

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La Serre
La Serre is located in France
La Serre
La Serre
Coordinates: 43°53′09″N 2°40′57″E / 43.8858°N 2.6825°E / 43.8858; 2.6825Coordinates: 43°53′09″N 2°40′57″E / 43.8858°N 2.6825°E / 43.8858; 2.6825
Country France
Region Occitanie
Department Aveyron
Arrondissement Millau
Canton Saint-Sernin-sur-Rance
Intercommunality Pays Saint-Serninois
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Franck Couderc
Area1 18.52 km2 (7.15 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 132
 • Density 7.1/km2 (18/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 12269 / 12380
Elevation 398–668 m (1,306–2,192 ft)
(avg. 650 m or 2,130 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.

La Serre is a commune in the Aveyron department in southern France.

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Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 307 —    
1968 326 +6.2%
1975 259 −20.6%
1982 204 −21.2%
1990 176 −13.7%
1999 140 −20.5%
2008 132 −5.7%

The GSSP Golden Spike for the Tournaisian is in La Serre, with the first appearance of the conodont Siphonodella sulcata. In 2006 it was discovered that this GSSP has biostratigraphic problems.

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