Tourbes

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Tourbes
Commune
The church of Tourbes
The church of Tourbes
Coat of arms of Tourbes
Coat of arms
Tourbes is located in France
Tourbes
Tourbes
Location within Occitanie region
Tourbes is located in Occitanie
Tourbes
Tourbes
Coordinates: 43°26′48″N 3°22′46″E / 43.4467°N 3.3794°E / 43.4467; 3.3794Coordinates: 43°26′48″N 3°22′46″E / 43.4467°N 3.3794°E / 43.4467; 3.3794
Country France
Region Occitanie
Department Hérault
Arrondissement Béziers
Canton Pézenas
Intercommunality Pays de Thongue
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Christian Jantel
Area1 15.96 km2 (6.16 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 1,462
 • Density 92/km2 (240/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code 34311 /34120
Elevation 11–103 m (36–338 ft)
(avg. 50 m or 160 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.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1962766—    
1968767+0.1%
1975740−3.5%
1982833+12.6%
19901,022+22.7%
19991,276+24.9%
20081,462+14.6%

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