Ponteilla (French pronunciation: [pɔ̃tɛja] (listen); Catalan: Pontellà) is a commune in the Pyrénées-Orientales department in southern France.

Ponteilla
Pontellà
Vineyards and the village of Ponteilla
Vineyards and the village of Ponteilla
Coat of arms of Ponteilla
Location of Ponteilla
Ponteilla is located in France
Ponteilla
Ponteilla
Ponteilla is located in Occitanie
Ponteilla
Ponteilla
Coordinates: 42°37′38″N 2°48′55″E / 42.6272°N 2.8153°E / 42.6272; 2.8153Coordinates: 42°37′38″N 2°48′55″E / 42.6272°N 2.8153°E / 42.6272; 2.8153
CountryFrance
RegionOccitania
DepartmentPyrénées-Orientales
ArrondissementPerpignan
CantonLes Aspres
IntercommunalityPerpignan Méditerranée Métropole
Government
 • Mayor (2020–2026) Franck Dadies[1]
Area
1
13.78 km2 (5.32 sq mi)
Population
 (Jan. 2019)[2]
2,841
 • Density210/km2 (530/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
66145 /66300
Elevation52–153 m (171–502 ft)
(avg. 115 m or 377 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

GeographyEdit

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

 
Map of Ponteilla and its surrounding communes

PopulationEdit

Historical population
YearPop.±% p.a.
1968 1,107—    
1975 1,082−0.33%
1982 1,182+1.27%
1990 1,521+3.20%
1999 1,827+2.06%
2007 2,642+4.72%
2012 2,798+1.15%
2017 2,738−0.43%
Source: INSEE[3]

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See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Répertoire national des élus: les maires". data.gouv.fr, Plateforme ouverte des données publiques françaises (in French). 2 December 2020.
  2. ^ "Populations légales 2019". The National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies. 29 December 2021.
  3. ^ Population en historique depuis 1968, INSEE