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Maraussan is a commune in the Hérault department in southern France.

Maraussan
A view of old Maraussan
A view of old Maraussan
Coat of arms of Maraussan
Coat of arms
Location of Maraussan
Maraussan is located in France
Maraussan
Maraussan
Maraussan is located in Occitanie
Maraussan
Maraussan
Coordinates: 43°22′03″N 3°09′31″E / 43.3675°N 3.1586°E / 43.3675; 3.1586Coordinates: 43°22′03″N 3°09′31″E / 43.3675°N 3.1586°E / 43.3675; 3.1586
CountryFrance
RegionOccitanie
DepartmentHérault
ArrondissementBéziers
CantonCazouls-lès-Béziers
IntercommunalityDomitienne
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Serge Pesce
Area
1
12.37 km2 (4.78 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
4,325
 • Density350/km2 (910/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
34148 /34370
Elevation8–92 m (26–302 ft)
(avg. 38 m or 125 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

It lies approximately 8 km northwest of Béziers, on route D14 ( Av de Béziers ), a busy route for commuters to Béziers.

Chateau Perdiguier lies just outside the town on the cross road D39 (Route de Tarbaka) leading down to the river Orb.

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PopulationEdit

YearPop.±%
19621,595—    
19681,655+3.8%
19752,088+26.2%
19822,154+3.2%
19902,336+8.4%
19992,782+19.1%
20083,448+23.9%

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.