Lamalou-les-Bains

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Lamalou-les-Bains
Saint-Pierre-de-Rhèdes church
Saint-Pierre-de-Rhèdes church
Coat of arms of Lamalou-les-Bains
Coat of arms
Location of Lamalou-les-Bains
Lamalou-les-Bains is located in France
Lamalou-les-Bains
Lamalou-les-Bains
Lamalou-les-Bains is located in Occitanie
Lamalou-les-Bains
Lamalou-les-Bains
Coordinates: 43°35′55″N 3°04′50″E / 43.5986°N 3.0806°E / 43.5986; 3.0806Coordinates: 43°35′55″N 3°04′50″E / 43.5986°N 3.0806°E / 43.5986; 3.0806
CountryFrance
RegionOccitanie
DepartmentHérault
ArrondissementBéziers
CantonClermont-l'Hérault
IntercommunalityLes Sources
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Marcel Roques (NC)
Area
1
6.18 km2 (2.39 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
2,561
 • Density410/km2 (1,100/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
34126 /34240
Elevation175–458 m (574–1,503 ft)
(avg. 600 m or 2,000 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Lamalou-les-Bains (Languedocien: L’Amalon) is a commune in the Hérault département in the Occitanie region in southern France.

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Geography[edit]

Lamalou-les-Bains is located 53½ miles west of Montpellier in the Orb valley of the southern Cévennes. The village lies at an altitude of 200 metres and offers commanding views of the rivers, lakes and mountains situated in Haut Languedoc.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
19621,987—    
19682,029+2.1%
19752,067+1.9%
19822,202+6.5%
19902,194−0.4%
19992,156−1.7%
20082,280+5.8%

Its inhabitants are called Lamalousiens.

Spa[edit]

The waters, which are both hot and cold, are used in cases of rheumatism, sciatica, locomotor ataxia and nervous maladies.

International relations[edit]

Lamalou-les-Bains is twinned with:

Festival[edit]

Lamalou-les-Bains hosts an annual Operetta Festival in the months of July and August.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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

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