Llupia

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Llupia
A general view of Llupia
A general view of Llupia
Coat of arms of Llupia
Coat of arms
Llupia is located in France
Llupia
Llupia
Coordinates: 42°37′18″N 2°46′11″E / 42.6217°N 2.7697°E / 42.6217; 2.7697Coordinates: 42°37′18″N 2°46′11″E / 42.6217°N 2.7697°E / 42.6217; 2.7697
Country France
Region Occitanie
Department Pyrénées-Orientales
Arrondissement Perpignan
Canton Les Aspres
Intercommunality Aspres
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Roger Rigall
Area1 6.88 km2 (2.66 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 1,734
 • Density 250/km2 (650/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 66101 /66300
Elevation 88–140 m (289–459 ft)
(avg. 104 m or 341 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.

Llupia (Catalan: Llupià) is a commune in the Pyrénées-Orientales department in southern France.

Geography[edit]

Llupia is located in the canton of Les Aspres and in the arrondissement of Perpignan.

Map of Llupia and its surrounding communes

Toponymy[edit]

The historical name in Catalan is Llupià.

History[edit]

Government and politics[edit]

Town hall in Llupia
Ruins of the hamlet "Vilarmila", near Llupia, France, Romanesque church (11th ctry.) "Sainte-Marie de Vilarmila" in the background.

Mayors[edit]

Mayor Term start Term end
Roger Rigall 2001

Population[edit]

Population 1962-2008

See also[edit]

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