Taillet

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Taillet
The church in the village of Taillet
The church in the village of Taillet
Taillet is located in France
Taillet
Taillet
Coordinates: 42°31′41″N 2°40′22″E / 42.5281°N 2.6728°E / 42.5281; 2.6728Coordinates: 42°31′41″N 2°40′22″E / 42.5281°N 2.6728°E / 42.5281; 2.6728
Country France
Region Languedoc-Roussillon-Midi-Pyrénées
Department Pyrénées-Orientales
Arrondissement Céret
Canton Céret
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Amédée Raymond
Area1 10.02 km2 (3.87 sq mi)
Population (2012)2 127
 • Density 13/km2 (33/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 66199 / 66400
Elevation 198–681 m (650–2,234 ft)
(avg. 600 m or 2,000 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.

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

As of 2012 the population was 127.[1]

Geography[edit]

Taillet is located in the canton of Céret and in the arrondissement of Céret.

The town is at the foot of the eastern end of the Pyrenees mountains, close to the border with the eastern tip of Spain, near the Mediterranean Sea. It mostly has lush forestland, some grazing land for animals and croplands.

Map of Taillet and its surrounding communes

Population[edit]

Population 1962-2008

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2012 de la commune". INSEE. Retrieved 21 April 2015. 

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