Lamalou-les-Bains

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Lamalou-les-Bains
Saint-Pierre-de-Rhèdes church
Saint-Pierre-de-Rhèdes church
Coat of arms of Lamalou-les-Bains
Coat of arms
Location of Lamalou-les-Bains
Lamalou-les-Bains is located in France
Lamalou-les-Bains
Lamalou-les-Bains
Lamalou-les-Bains is located in Occitanie
Lamalou-les-Bains
Lamalou-les-Bains
Coordinates: 43°35′55″N 3°04′50″E / 43.5986°N 3.0806°E / 43.5986; 3.0806Coordinates: 43°35′55″N 3°04′50″E / 43.5986°N 3.0806°E / 43.5986; 3.0806
CountryFrance
RegionOccitanie
DepartmentHérault
ArrondissementBéziers
CantonClermont-l'Hérault
IntercommunalityLes Sources
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Marcel Roques (NC)
Area
1
6.18 km2 (2.39 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
2,561
 • Density410/km2 (1,100/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
34126 /34240
Elevation175–458 m (574–1,503 ft)
(avg. 600 m or 2,000 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Lamalou-les-Bains (Languedocien: L’Amalon) is a commune in the Hérault département in the Occitanie region in southern France.

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Geography[edit]

Lamalou-les-Bains is located 53½ miles west of Montpellier in the Orb valley of the southern Cévennes; the village lies at an altitude of 200 metres and offers commanding views of the rivers, lakes and mountains situated in Haut Languedoc.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
19621,987—    
19682,029+2.1%
19752,067+1.9%
19822,202+6.5%
19902,194−0.4%
19992,156−1.7%
20082,280+5.8%

Its inhabitants are called Lamalousiens.

Spa[edit]

The waters, which are both hot and cold, are used in cases of rheumatism, sciatica, locomotor ataxia and nervous maladies.

International relations[edit]

Lamalou-les-Bains is twinned with:

Festival[edit]

Lamalou-les-Bains hosts an annual Operetta Festival in the months of July and August.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.

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