Sauveterre-de-Rouergue

Sauveterre-de-Rouergue (French pronunciation: ​[sovtɛʁ də ʁwɛʁɡ], literally Sauveterre of Rouergue; Occitan: Sauvatèrra) is a commune in the Aveyron department in southern France. It is one of the Les Plus Beaux Villages de France (most beautiful villages of France).

Sauveterre-de-Rouergue
The main square in Sauveterre-de-Rouergue
The main square in Sauveterre-de-Rouergue
Coat of arms of Sauveterre-de-Rouergue
Location of Sauveterre-de-Rouergue
Sauveterre-de-Rouergue is located in France
Sauveterre-de-Rouergue
Sauveterre-de-Rouergue
Sauveterre-de-Rouergue is located in Occitanie
Sauveterre-de-Rouergue
Sauveterre-de-Rouergue
Coordinates: 44°13′18″N 2°19′07″E / 44.2217°N 2.3186°E / 44.2217; 2.3186Coordinates: 44°13′18″N 2°19′07″E / 44.2217°N 2.3186°E / 44.2217; 2.3186
CountryFrance
RegionOccitanie
DepartmentAveyron
ArrondissementVillefranche-de-Rouergue
CantonCeor-Ségala
Government
 • Mayor (2020–2026) René Mouysset
Area
1
23.43 km2 (9.05 sq mi)
Population
 (Jan. 2018)[1]
744
 • Density32/km2 (82/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
12262 /12800
Elevation333–682 m (1,093–2,238 ft)
(avg. 466 m or 1,529 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

PopulationEdit

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1793815—    
1800823+1.0%
1806837+1.7%
1821894+6.8%
1831927+3.7%
1836905−2.4%
18411,845+103.9%
18461,927+4.4%
18511,999+3.7%
18561,893−5.3%
18611,836−3.0%
18661,898+3.4%
18721,799−5.2%
18761,813+0.8%
18811,804−0.5%
18861,869+3.6%
18911,917+2.6%
18961,778−7.3%
19011,613−9.3%
19061,542−4.4%
19111,434−7.0%
19211,249−12.9%
19261,210−3.1%
19311,241+2.6%
19361,152−7.2%
19461,107−3.9%
1954970−12.4%
1962972+0.2%
1968964−0.8%
1975891−7.6%
1982793−11.0%
1990888+12.0%
1999832−6.3%
2008803−3.5%

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2018". The National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies. 28 December 2020.

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