Roujan

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Roujan
Commune
Town hall
Town hall
Coat of arms of Roujan
Coat of arms
Roujan is located in France
Roujan
Roujan
Location within Occitanie region
Roujan is located in Occitanie
Roujan
Roujan
Coordinates: 43°30′20″N 3°18′41″E / 43.5056°N 3.3114°E / 43.5056; 3.3114Coordinates: 43°30′20″N 3°18′41″E / 43.5056°N 3.3114°E / 43.5056; 3.3114
Country France
Region Occitanie
Department Hérault
Arrondissement Béziers
Canton Cazouls-lès-Béziers
Intercommunality CC Les Avant-Monts
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jacques Huc
Area1 17.02 km2 (6.57 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 1,946
 • Density 110/km2 (300/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code 34237 /34320
Elevation 49–246 m (161–807 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.

Roujan is a commune in the Hérault department in the Occitanie region in southern France.

Sights[edit]

Cassan Abbey, an 18th-century historical monument is located in the commune on the road to Faugères.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
19621,461—    
19681,481+1.4%
19751,379−6.9%
19821,409+2.2%
19901,366−3.1%
19991,486+8.8%
20081,946+31.0%

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