Vacquières

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Vacquières
Commune
The church of Vacquières
The church of Vacquières
Coat of arms of Vacquières
Coat of arms
Vacquières is located in France
Vacquières
Vacquières
Location within Occitanie region
Vacquières is located in Occitanie
Vacquières
Vacquières
Coordinates: 43°50′42″N 3°56′43″E / 43.845°N 3.9453°E / 43.845; 3.9453Coordinates: 43°50′42″N 3°56′43″E / 43.845°N 3.9453°E / 43.845; 3.9453
Country France
Region Occitanie
Department Hérault
Arrondissement Lodève
Canton Lodève
Intercommunality Orthus
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Denise Gomez
Area1 14.74 km2 (5.69 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 418
 • Density 28/km2 (73/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 34318 /34270
Elevation 85–206 m (279–676 ft)
(avg. 70 m or 230 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.

Vacquières is a commune in the Hérault department in the Occitanie region in southern France. J-B Cavalier produces a very drinkable (organic) white wine here.

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Historical population
YearPop.±%
1802170—    
1851284+67.1%
1901260−8.5%
1954211−18.8%
1962175−17.1%
1968181+3.4%
1975174−3.9%
1982191+9.8%
1990231+20.9%
1999293+26.8%
2008418+42.7%

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