Olette (Catalan: Oleta i Èvol) is a commune in the Pyrénées-Orientales department in southern France.

Olette
A general view of Olette
A general view of Olette
Coat of arms of Olette
Coat of arms
Location of Olette
Olette is located in France
Olette
Olette
Olette is located in Occitanie
Olette
Olette
Coordinates: 42°33′22″N 2°16′14″E / 42.5561°N 2.2706°E / 42.5561; 2.2706Coordinates: 42°33′22″N 2°16′14″E / 42.5561°N 2.2706°E / 42.5561; 2.2706
CountryFrance
RegionOccitanie
DepartmentPyrénées-Orientales
ArrondissementPrades
CantonLes Pyrénées catalanes
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Jean-Louis Jallat
Area
1
28.95 km2 (11.18 sq mi)
Population
 (2017-01-01)[1]
364
 • Density13/km2 (33/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
66125 /66360
Elevation563–2,361 m (1,847–7,746 ft)
(avg. 630 m or 2,070 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

GeographyEdit

Olette is located in the canton of Les Pyrénées catalanes and in the arrondissement of Prades.

 
Map of Olette and its surrounding communes

DemographyEdit

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
616 680 544 532 447 345 419
 
Ruined conjuratory in the Saint André church, Evol

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

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