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Palau-del-Vidre (Catalan: Palau del Vidre) is a commune in the Pyrénées-Orientales department in southern France.

Palau-del-Vidre
Town centre of Palau-del-Vidre
Town centre of Palau-del-Vidre
Coat of arms of Palau-del-Vidre
Coat of arms
Location of Palau-del-Vidre
Palau-del-Vidre is located in France
Palau-del-Vidre
Palau-del-Vidre
Palau-del-Vidre is located in Occitanie
Palau-del-Vidre
Palau-del-Vidre
Coordinates: 42°34′26″N 2°57′43″E / 42.5739°N 2.9619°E / 42.5739; 2.9619Coordinates: 42°34′26″N 2°57′43″E / 42.5739°N 2.9619°E / 42.5739; 2.9619
CountryFrance
RegionOccitanie
DepartmentPyrénées-Orientales
ArrondissementCéret
CantonLa Côte Vermeille
IntercommunalityAlbères
Government
 • MayorMarcel Descossy
Area
1
10.41 km2 (4.02 sq mi)
Population
(1999)2
2,117
 • Density200/km2 (530/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
66133 /66690
Elevation9–46 m (30–151 ft)
(avg. 19 m or 62 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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GeographyEdit

Palau-del-Vidre is located in the canton of La Côte Vermeille and in the arrondissement of Céret.

 
Map of Palau-del-Vidre and its surrounding communes

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Population 1962-2008

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