Saint-Cyprien, Pyrénées-Orientales

Saint-Cyprien (Catalan: Sant Cebrià de Rosselló) is a commune in the Pyrénées-Orientales department in southern France.

Saint-Cyprien

Sant Cebrià de Rosselló
The harbour in Saint-Cyprien
The harbour in Saint-Cyprien
Coat of arms of Saint-Cyprien
Coat of arms
Location of Saint-Cyprien
Saint-Cyprien is located in France
Saint-Cyprien
Saint-Cyprien
Saint-Cyprien is located in Occitanie
Saint-Cyprien
Saint-Cyprien
Coordinates: 42°37′08″N 3°00′25″E / 42.6189°N 3.0069°E / 42.6189; 3.0069Coordinates: 42°37′08″N 3°00′25″E / 42.6189°N 3.0069°E / 42.6189; 3.0069
CountryFrance
RegionOccitanie
DepartmentPyrénées-Orientales
ArrondissementCéret
CantonLa Côte Sableuse
IntercommunalitySud Roussillon
Government
 • Mayor (2014 - 2020) Thierry Del Poso (NC)
Area
1
15.80 km2 (6.10 sq mi)
Population
 (2017-01-01)[1]
10,511
 • Density670/km2 (1,700/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
66171 /66750
Elevation0–29 m (0–95 ft)
(avg. 4 m or 13 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

GeographyEdit

 
Map of Saint-Cyprien and its surrounding communes

Government and politicsEdit

 
Place de la République

MayorsEdit

Mayor Term start Term end
Pierre Escaro March 1945 October 1956
Jean Olibo October 1956 March 1989
Jacques Bouille March 1989 May 24, 2009
Pierre Fontvieille June 2, 2009 June 12, 2009
Thierry Del Poso September 2009

Population and societyEdit

PopulationEdit

 
Population 1962-2008

SportsEdit

The main spectator sport in the town is Rugby league, while surfing, snorkeling and boat racing are also popular.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

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