Les Angles, Pyrénées-Orientales

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Les Angles
Els Angles
Commune
Les Angles in winter
Les Angles in winter
Les Angles is located in France
Les Angles
Les Angles
Coordinates: 42°34′42″N 2°04′30″E / 42.5783°N 2.075°E / 42.5783; 2.075Coordinates: 42°34′42″N 2°04′30″E / 42.5783°N 2.075°E / 42.5783; 2.075
Country France
Region Occitanie
Department Pyrénées-Orientales
Arrondissement Prades
Canton Les Pyrénées catalanes
Intercommunality Communauté de communes Capcir Haut-Conflent
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Michel Poudade
Area1 43.20 km2 (16.68 sq mi)
Population (2012)2 541
 • Density 13/km2 (32/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 66004 /66210
Elevation 1,531–2,808 m (5,023–9,213 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 Angles (French: [lez‿ɑ̃ɡl]; Catalan: Els Angles [əlz ˈaŋɡləs]) is a commune in the Pyrénées-Orientales department in southern France.

Geography[edit]

Localisation[edit]

Les Angles is located in the canton of Les Pyrénées catalanes and in the arrondissement of Prades.

Map of Les Angles and its surrounding communes

Neighbouring communes[edit]

Government and politics[edit]

Mayors[edit]

Mayor Term start Term end
Christian Blanc 2001 2014
Michel Poudade 2014

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 255 —    
1968 277 +8.6%
1975 351 +26.7%
1982 475 +35.3%
1990 528 +11.2%
1999 590 +11.7%
2007 565 −4.2%
2009 564 −0.2%

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