Saillagouse

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

Saillagouse

Sallagosa
A view of Saillagouse from the road between Eyne and Llo
A view of Saillagouse from the road between Eyne and Llo
Coat of arms of Saillagouse
Coat of arms
Location of Saillagouse
Saillagouse is located in France
Saillagouse
Saillagouse
Saillagouse is located in Occitanie
Saillagouse
Saillagouse
Coordinates: 42°27′39″N 2°02′25″E / 42.4608°N 2.0403°E / 42.4608; 2.0403Coordinates: 42°27′39″N 2°02′25″E / 42.4608°N 2.0403°E / 42.4608; 2.0403
CountryFrance
RegionOccitanie
DepartmentPyrénées-Orientales
ArrondissementPrades
CantonLes Pyrénées catalanes
IntercommunalityPyrénées Cerdagne
Government
 • Mayor (2020–2026) Georges Armengol[1]
Area
1
11.35 km2 (4.38 sq mi)
Population
 (Jan. 2018)[2]
1,118
 • Density99/km2 (260/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
66167 /66800
Elevation1,230–2,160 m (4,040–7,090 ft)
(avg. 1,300 m or 4,300 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

The inhabitants are called Saillagousains.

GeographyEdit

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

 
Map of Saillagouse and its surrounding communes

PopulationEdit

Historical population
YearPop.±% p.a.
1968 728—    
1975 767+0.75%
1982 763−0.07%
1990 825+0.98%
1999 820−0.07%
2007 1,009+2.63%
2012 1,052+0.84%
2017 1,089+0.69%
Source: INSEE[3]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Répertoire national des élus: les maires". data.gouv.fr, Plateforme ouverte des données publiques françaises (in French). 2 December 2020. Retrieved 7 December 2020.
  2. ^ "Populations légales 2018". INSEE. 28 December 2020.
  3. ^ Population en historique depuis 1968, INSEE

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