Oms, Pyrénées-Orientales

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The parish church of Saint-Jean, in Oms
The parish church of Saint-Jean, in Oms
Coat of arms of Oms
Coat of arms
Oms is located in France
Coordinates: 42°32′42″N 2°41′49″E / 42.545°N 2.6969°E / 42.545; 2.6969Coordinates: 42°32′42″N 2°41′49″E / 42.545°N 2.6969°E / 42.545; 2.6969
Country France
Region Occitanie
Department Pyrénées-Orientales
Arrondissement Céret
Canton Les Aspres
Intercommunality Aspres
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Christian Vila
Area1 18.53 km2 (7.15 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 268
 • Density 14/km2 (37/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 66126 /66400
Elevation 180–611 m (591–2,005 ft)
(avg. 496 m or 1,627 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.

Oms is a commune in the Pyrénées-Orientales department in southern France.


Oms is located in the canton of Les Aspres and in the arrondissement of Céret.

Map of Oms and its surrounding communes


Population 1962-2008

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