Puichéric

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Puichéric
The church and chateau in Puichéric
The church and chateau in Puichéric
Coat of arms of Puichéric
Coat of arms
Location of Puichéric
Puichéric is located in France
Puichéric
Puichéric
Puichéric is located in Occitanie
Puichéric
Puichéric
Coordinates: 43°13′29″N 2°37′30″E / 43.2247°N 2.625°E / 43.2247; 2.625Coordinates: 43°13′29″N 2°37′30″E / 43.2247°N 2.625°E / 43.2247; 2.625
CountryFrance
RegionOccitanie
DepartmentAude
ArrondissementCarcassonne
CantonLe Haut-Minervois
IntercommunalityHaut Minervois
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Marc Dormières
Area
1
13.73 km2 (5.30 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
1,198
 • Density87/km2 (230/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
11301 /11700
Elevation48–106 m (157–348 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Puichéric (in Occitan: Puegeric) is a commune in the Aude department in southern France.

The commune is situated between the Aude and the Canal du Midi, and its inhabitants are called Puichéricois.

The name of the commune first appeared in 1063 as Puigeirig.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
19681,023—    
19751,010−1.3%
19821,056+4.6%
19901,019−3.5%
19991,025+0.6%
20081,072+4.6%

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.