Ponteilla

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Ponteilla
Pontellà
Commune
Vineyards and the village of Ponteilla
Vineyards and the village of Ponteilla
Coat of arms of Ponteilla
Coat of arms
Ponteilla is located in France
Ponteilla
Ponteilla
Location within Occitanie region
Ponteilla is located in Occitanie
Ponteilla
Ponteilla
Coordinates: 42°37′38″N 2°48′55″E / 42.6272°N 2.8153°E / 42.6272; 2.8153Coordinates: 42°37′38″N 2°48′55″E / 42.6272°N 2.8153°E / 42.6272; 2.8153
Country France
Region Occitanie
Department Pyrénées-Orientales
Arrondissement Perpignan
Canton Les Aspres
Intercommunality Perpignan Méditerranée Métropole
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Louis Puig
Area1 13.78 km2 (5.32 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 1,827
 • Density 130/km2 (340/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code 66145 /66300
Elevation 52–153 m (171–502 ft)
(avg. 115 m or 377 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.

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

Geography[edit]

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

Map of Ponteilla and its surrounding communes

Population[edit]

Population 1962-2008

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