Quarante

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Quarante
Church Sainte-Marie
Church Sainte-Marie
Coat of arms of Quarante
Coat of arms
Quarante is located in France
Quarante
Quarante
Coordinates: 43°20′51″N 2°57′47″E / 43.3475°N 2.9631°E / 43.3475; 2.9631Coordinates: 43°20′51″N 2°57′47″E / 43.3475°N 2.9631°E / 43.3475; 2.9631
CountryFrance
RegionLanguedoc-Roussillon
DepartmentHérault
ArrondissementBéziers
CantonCapestang
IntercommunalityCanal Lirou
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014)Gilbert Rivayrand
Area
 • Land130.05 km2 (11.60 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population21,572
 • Population2 density52/km2 (140/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code34226 / 34310
Elevation21–227 m (69–745 ft)
(avg. 115 m or 377 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.
 
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Quarante
Church Sainte-Marie
Church Sainte-Marie
Coat of arms of Quarante
Coat of arms
Quarante is located in France
Quarante
Quarante
Coordinates: 43°20′51″N 2°57′47″E / 43.3475°N 2.9631°E / 43.3475; 2.9631Coordinates: 43°20′51″N 2°57′47″E / 43.3475°N 2.9631°E / 43.3475; 2.9631
CountryFrance
RegionLanguedoc-Roussillon
DepartmentHérault
ArrondissementBéziers
CantonCapestang
IntercommunalityCanal Lirou
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014)Gilbert Rivayrand
Area
 • Land130.05 km2 (11.60 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population21,572
 • Population2 density52/km2 (140/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code34226 / 34310
Elevation21–227 m (69–745 ft)
(avg. 115 m or 377 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.

Quarante is a commune in the Hérault department in the Languedoc-Roussillon region in southern France.

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Historical population
YearPop.  ±%  
19621,470—    
19681,644+11.8%
19751,460−11.2%
19821,441−1.3%
19901,509+4.7%
19991,449−4.0%
20081,572+8.5%

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