Les Aires

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Les Aires
Commune
Chapel St-Michel
Chapel St-Michel
Coat of arms of Les Aires
Coat of arms
Les Aires is located in France
Les Aires
Les Aires
Location within Occitanie region
Les Aires is located in Occitanie
Les Aires
Les Aires
Coordinates: 43°34′57″N 3°06′16″E / 43.5825°N 3.1044°E / 43.5825; 3.1044Coordinates: 43°34′57″N 3°06′16″E / 43.5825°N 3.1044°E / 43.5825; 3.1044
Country France
Region Occitanie
Department Hérault
Arrondissement Béziers
Canton Clermont-l'Hérault
Intercommunality Sources
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Marie Puechberty
Area1 20.54 km2 (7.93 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 561
 • Density 27/km2 (71/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code 34008 /34600
Elevation 149–640 m (489–2,100 ft)
(avg. 198 m or 650 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.

Les Aires is a commune in the Hérault department in the Occitanie region in southern France.

Sights[edit]

Chapelle Saint-Michel.
  • Ruins of the château of Mourcairol.
  • The castle chapel of Saint-Michel.
  • Part of the ancient road between Béziers and Cahors.

Population[edit]

Map
Historical population
YearPop.±%
1962324—    
1968364+12.3%
1975361−0.8%
1982467+29.4%
1990537+15.0%
1999544+1.3%
2008561+3.1%

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