Rieussec

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Rieussec
Rieussec seen from the hillside
Rieussec seen from the hillside
Coat of arms of Rieussec
Location of Rieussec
Rieussec is located in France
Rieussec
Rieussec
Rieussec is located in Occitanie
Rieussec
Rieussec
Coordinates: 43°25′05″N 2°44′24″E / 43.4181°N 2.74°E / 43.4181; 2.74Coordinates: 43°25′05″N 2°44′24″E / 43.4181°N 2.74°E / 43.4181; 2.74
CountryFrance
RegionOccitania
DepartmentHérault
ArrondissementBéziers
CantonSaint-Pons-de-Thomières
Government
 • Mayor (2020–2026) Alain Mouly[1]
Area
1
22.2 km2 (8.6 sq mi)
Population
 (Jan. 2019)[2]
77
 • Density3.5/km2 (9.0/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
34228 /34220
Elevation314–860 m (1,030–2,822 ft)
(avg. 490 m or 1,610 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Rieussec (French pronunciation: ​[ʁjøsɛk]; Occitan: Riu Sec, meaning dry river) is a commune in the Hérault department in the Occitanie region in southern France.

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Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
196261—    
196870+14.8%
197562−11.4%
198271+14.5%
199054−23.9%
199976+40.7%
200894+23.7%

Geography[edit]

The Thoré has its source in the northern part of the commune.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Répertoire national des élus: les maires". data.gouv.fr, Plateforme ouverte des données publiques françaises (in French). 2 December 2020. Retrieved 7 December 2020.
  2. ^ "Populations légales 2019". The National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies. 29 December 2021.