Laurens, Hérault

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Laurens
The Rue du château at Laurens
The Rue du château at Laurens
Coat of arms of Laurens
Coat of arms
Location of Laurens
Laurens is located in France
Laurens
Laurens
Laurens is located in Occitanie
Laurens
Laurens
Coordinates: 43°31′27″N 3°11′52″E / 43.5242°N 3.1978°E / 43.5242; 3.1978Coordinates: 43°31′27″N 3°11′52″E / 43.5242°N 3.1978°E / 43.5242; 3.1978
CountryFrance
RegionOccitanie
DepartmentHérault
ArrondissementBéziers
CantonCazouls-lès-Béziers
IntercommunalityCC Les Avant-Monts
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) François Anglade
Area
1
16.39 km2 (6.33 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
1,695
 • Density100/km2 (270/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
34130 /34480
Elevation117–228 m (384–748 ft)
(avg. 140 m or 460 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Laurens (Languedocien: Laurenç) is a commune in the Hérault département in the Occitanie region in southern France.

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Winemaking[edit]

Laurens is one of the seven communes which produces Faugères AOC wine.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
19621,039—    
19681,047+0.8%
19751,028−1.8%
19821,006−2.1%
19901,009+0.3%
1999932−7.6%
20081,304+39.9%

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References[edit]

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