Salses-le-Château

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Salses-le-Château

Salses Forteresse entrée.jpg
Entrance of the Fort de Salses
Salses-le-Château is located in France
Salses-le-Château
Administration
CountryFrance
RegionLanguedoc-Roussillon
DepartmentPyrénées-Orientales
ArrondissementPerpignan
CantonRivesaltes
IntercommunalityRivesaltais–Agly–Manadeil
MayorMarie-Claude Grégoire
(2001–2008)
Statistics
Elevation0–354 m (0–1,161 ft)
(avg. 12 m or 39 ft)
Land area171.28 km2 (27.52 sq mi)
Population22,894  (2006)
 - Density41 /km2 (110 /sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code66190/ 66600
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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Salses-le-Château

Salses Forteresse entrée.jpg
Entrance of the Fort de Salses
Salses-le-Château is located in France
Salses-le-Château
Administration
CountryFrance
RegionLanguedoc-Roussillon
DepartmentPyrénées-Orientales
ArrondissementPerpignan
CantonRivesaltes
IntercommunalityRivesaltais–Agly–Manadeil
MayorMarie-Claude Grégoire
(2001–2008)
Statistics
Elevation0–354 m (0–1,161 ft)
(avg. 12 m or 39 ft)
Land area171.28 km2 (27.52 sq mi)
Population22,894  (2006)
 - Density41 /km2 (110 /sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code66190/ 66600
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.

Coordinates: 42°50′01″N 2°55′11″E / 42.8336°N 2.9197°E / 42.8336; 2.9197

Salses-le-Château or just Salses is a commune in the Pyrénées-Orientales department in southern France.

It is located near the city of Perpignan.

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