Brouilla (Catalan: Brullà) is a commune in the Pyrénées-Orientales department in southern France.

Brouilla

Santa Maria de Brullà
The church of Sainte-Marie, in Brouilla
The church of Sainte-Marie, in Brouilla
Location of Brouilla
Brouilla is located in France
Brouilla
Brouilla
Brouilla is located in Occitanie
Brouilla
Brouilla
Coordinates: 42°34′03″N 2°54′16″E / 42.5675°N 2.9044°E / 42.5675; 2.9044Coordinates: 42°34′03″N 2°54′16″E / 42.5675°N 2.9044°E / 42.5675; 2.9044
CountryFrance
RegionOccitanie
DepartmentPyrénées-Orientales
ArrondissementCéret
CantonLes Aspres
IntercommunalityAspres
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Pierre Taurinya
Area
1
7.83 km2 (3.02 sq mi)
Population
 (2017-01-01)[1]
1,437
 • Density180/km2 (480/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
66026 /66620
Elevation27–108 m (89–354 ft)
(avg. 46 m or 151 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

GeographyEdit

LocalisationEdit

Brouilla is located in the canton of Les Aspres and in the arrondissement of Perpignan.

 
Map of Brouilla and its surrounding communes

Neighbouring communesEdit

Government and politicsEdit

MayorsEdit

Mayor Term start Term end
François Nègre 1959 1971
Michel Capdet 1971 1991
Roger Parada 1991 1995
Pierre Taurinya 1995

PopulationEdit

YearPop.±%
1962530—    
1968537+1.3%
1975564+5.0%
1982616+9.2%
1990565−8.3%
1999630+11.5%
2007990+57.1%
20091,037+4.7%

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2017". INSEE. Retrieved 6 January 2020.