Saleilles

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Saleilles
Commune
The town hall in Saleilles
The town hall in Saleilles
Saleilles is located in France
Saleilles
Saleilles
Coordinates: 42°39′19″N 2°57′09″E / 42.6553°N 2.9525°E / 42.6553; 2.9525Coordinates: 42°39′19″N 2°57′09″E / 42.6553°N 2.9525°E / 42.6553; 2.9525
Country France
Region Occitanie
Department Pyrénées-Orientales
Arrondissement Perpignan
Canton La Côte Sableuse
Intercommunality Perpignan Méditerranée
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) François Rallo
Area1 6.12 km2 (2.36 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 4,320
 • Density 710/km2 (1,800/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 66189 /66280
Elevation 8–29 m (26–95 ft)
(avg. 17 m or 56 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.

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

Geography[edit]

Saleilles is located in the canton of La Côte Sableuse and in the arrondissement of Perpignan.

Map of Saleilles and its surrounding communes

Toponymy[edit]

History[edit]

Government and politics[edit]

Mayors[edit]

Mayor Term start Term end
Jean-Michel Erre 1995 2008
François Rallo 2008

Population[edit]

Population 1962-2008

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Notable people[edit]

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