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Coat of arms of Seignalens
Coat of arms
Seignalens is located in France
Coordinates: 43°06′00″N 1°58′17″E / 43.1°N 1.9714°E / 43.1; 1.9714Coordinates: 43°06′00″N 1°58′17″E / 43.1°N 1.9714°E / 43.1; 1.9714
Country France
Region Occitanie
Department Aude
Arrondissement Limoux
Canton Alaigne
Intercommunality Coteaux du Razès
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Louis Cavicchiolo
Area1 6.17 km2 (2.38 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 31
 • Density 5.0/km2 (13/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 11375 / 11240
Elevation 327–451 m (1,073–1,480 ft)
(avg. 350 m or 1,150 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.

Seignalens is a commune in the Aude department in the Occitanie region of southern France.


In 2011, the town had 35 residents. The changes in the number of inhabitants is known through population censuses conducted in the town since 1793. From the twenty-first century, the actual census of municipalities with fewer than 10,000 inhabitants are held every five years, in contrast to other cities that have a sample survey each year.

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 58 —    
1968 46 −20.7%
1975 43 −6.5%
1982 33 −23.3%
1990 19 −42.4%
1999 49 +157.9%
2008 31 −36.7%

Historic Sites and Monuments[edit]

  • Church of the Invention de Saint-Etienne Romanesque, rebuilt (partly built with materials reused from the castle): choir vault Romanesque Gothic portal.
  • A memorial to the dead was built thanks to a donation from the late Mr. Robert Vidal

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