Vignevieille

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Vignevieille
Ruins of the chateau of Durfort
Ruins of the chateau of Durfort
Coat of arms of Vignevieille
Coat of arms
Location of Vignevieille
Vignevieille is located in France
Vignevieille
Vignevieille
Vignevieille is located in Occitanie
Vignevieille
Vignevieille
Coordinates: 43°00′24″N 2°31′30″E / 43.0067°N 2.525°E / 43.0067; 2.525Coordinates: 43°00′24″N 2°31′30″E / 43.0067°N 2.525°E / 43.0067; 2.525
CountryFrance
RegionOccitanie
DepartmentAude
ArrondissementNarbonne
CantonLes Corbières
IntercommunalityMassif de Mouthoumet
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-François Guillot
Area
1
16.72 km2 (6.46 sq mi)
Population
(2008)2
99
 • Density5.9/km2 (15/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
11409 /11330
Elevation190–694 m (623–2,277 ft)
(avg. 228 m or 748 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.

Vignevieille (Languedocien: Vinhavièlha) is a commune in the Aude department in southern France. Its inhabitants are called Vignevieillais.

Geography[edit]

The commune is located in the Corbières mountains.

The village lies on the right bank of the Orbieu, which flows northeast through the commune.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1793240—    
1800240+0.0%
1806300+25.0%
1821299−0.3%
1831372+24.4%
1836306−17.7%
1841341+11.4%
1846346+1.5%
1851312−9.8%
1856301−3.5%
1861310+3.0%
1866282−9.0%
1872272−3.5%
1876248−8.8%
1881221−10.9%
1886292+32.1%
1891246−15.8%
1896242−1.6%
1901212−12.4%
1906210−0.9%
1911204−2.9%
1921183−10.3%
1926152−16.9%
1931158+3.9%
1936110−30.4%
1946127+15.5%
1954120−5.5%
196292−23.3%
1968112+21.7%
197595−15.2%
198278−17.9%
199075−3.8%
199972−4.0%
200899+37.5%

Sights[edit]

  • Ruins of the Château de Durfort
  • Fountain built in 1897. The round basin is of pink marble from the Pic de Berles quarry situated in the communes of Vignevieille and Salza. At the centre is a column with the inscription: République Française, 1897, Jouve. The fountain runs permanently, even in drought.

See also[edit]

References[edit]