Lagarrigue, Tarn

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Lagarrigue
Skyline of Lagarrigue
Coat of arms of Lagarrigue
Coat of arms
Location of Lagarrigue
Lagarrigue is located in France
Lagarrigue
Lagarrigue
Lagarrigue is located in Occitanie
Lagarrigue
Lagarrigue
Coordinates: 43°34′39″N 2°16′37″E / 43.5775°N 2.2769°E / 43.5775; 2.2769Coordinates: 43°34′39″N 2°16′37″E / 43.5775°N 2.2769°E / 43.5775; 2.2769
CountryFrance
RegionOccitanie
DepartmentTarn
ArrondissementCastres
CantonMazamet-1
IntercommunalityCastres-Mazamet
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Vincent Colom
Area
1
4.86 km2 (1.88 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
1,846
 • Density380/km2 (980/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
81130 /81090
Elevation185–266 m (607–873 ft)
(avg. 190 m or 620 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Lagarrigue is a commune in the Tarn, department in southern France.

Inhabitants are called "Lagarriguois".[2]

History[edit]

The commune is quoted in 1272 in a charter of Gaix's castle. In 1629, Louis de Cardaillac created an independent consulat in the town.[3]

Economy[edit]

There is a part of Castres-Mazamet airport on the commune.

Monuments[edit]

The church

Personalities[edit]

  • Claude Puel, a french football player and manager ;
  • Guillaume Borne, a french football player.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.
  2. ^ "Services publics Lagarrigue - Habitants". www.habitants.fr. Retrieved 2019-07-07.
  3. ^ "Historique". Lagarrigue. Retrieved 2019-07-07.