Le Crès

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Le Crès
Coat of arms of Le Crès
Coat of arms
Le Crès is located in France
Le Crès
Le Crès
Coordinates: 43°38′53″N 3°56′23″E / 43.6481°N 3.9397°E / 43.6481; 3.9397Coordinates: 43°38′53″N 3°56′23″E / 43.6481°N 3.9397°E / 43.6481; 3.9397
Country France
Region Occitanie
Department Hérault
Arrondissement Montpellier
Canton Le Crès
Intercommunality Montpellier Méditerranée Métropole
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Pierre Bonnal
Area1 5.84 km2 (2.25 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 7,259
 • Density 1,200/km2 (3,200/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 34090 /34920
Elevation 29–83 m (95–272 ft)
(avg. 70 m or 230 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.

Le Crès is a commune in the Hérault department in southern France.


The town has three football stadiums and a secondary school. Every year there is a village party with bulls in the arena and in the streets.

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