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A general view of Pouzolles
A general view of Pouzolles
Coat of arms of Pouzolles
Coat of arms
Pouzolles is located in France
Coordinates: 43°29′03″N 3°16′47″E / 43.4842°N 3.2797°E / 43.4842; 3.2797Coordinates: 43°29′03″N 3°16′47″E / 43.4842°N 3.2797°E / 43.4842; 3.2797
Country France
Region Occitanie
Department Hérault
Arrondissement Béziers
Canton Cazouls-lès-Béziers
Intercommunality CC Les Avant-Monts
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Guy Roucayrol
Area1 10.01 km2 (3.86 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 1,029
 • Density 100/km2 (270/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 34214 /34480
Elevation 48–180 m (157–591 ft)
(avg. 90 m or 300 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.

Pouzolles (Posòlas in occitan) is a commune in the Hérault department in the Occitanie region in southern France.


The village has a small collection of a few shops (bakery, superette, tobacconist), a pizzeria and chambres d'hôtes, or gîtes. These come along with various other activities, such as a post office, a nearby paintball, a seasonal gallery and of course the local wines.


View of the Château


Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 833 —    
1968 855 +2.6%
1975 788 −7.8%
1982 765 −2.9%
1990 762 −0.4%
1999 781 +2.5%
2008 1,029 +31.8%

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