Carbonne

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Carbonne
Town hall
Town hall
Location of Carbonne
Carbonne is located in France
Carbonne
Carbonne
Carbonne is located in Occitanie
Carbonne
Carbonne
Coordinates: 43°17′54″N 1°11′12″E / 43.2983°N 1.1867°E / 43.2983; 1.1867Coordinates: 43°17′54″N 1°11′12″E / 43.2983°N 1.1867°E / 43.2983; 1.1867
CountryFrance
RegionOccitanie
DepartmentHaute-Garonne
ArrondissementMuret
CantonAuterive
IntercommunalityVolvestre
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Bernard bros
Area
1
26.59 km2 (10.27 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
5,726
 • Density220/km2 (560/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
31107 /31390
Elevation183–332 m (600–1,089 ft)
(avg. 206 m or 676 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Carbonne (Occitan: Carbona) is a commune in the Haute-Garonne department in southwestern France.

Geography[edit]

The A64 autoroute passes near the village, and there is a train station of the railway Toulouse - Bayonne.

It is situated at the confluence of the river Arize into the Garonne. There is a hydro-electrical dam located at the Garonne.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
17931,643—    
1800964−41.3%
18061,835+90.4%
18211,863+1.5%
18311,981+6.3%
18362,235+12.8%
18412,293+2.6%
18462,468+7.6%
18512,462−0.2%
18562,444−0.7%
18612,468+1.0%
18662,484+0.6%
18722,505+0.8%
18762,577+2.9%
18812,520−2.2%
18862,548+1.1%
18912,456−3.6%
18962,303−6.2%
19012,387+3.6%
19062,359−1.2%
19112,393+1.4%
19212,154−10.0%
19262,350+9.1%
19312,250−4.3%
19362,277+1.2%
19462,323+2.0%
19542,473+6.5%
19622,625+6.1%
19683,222+22.7%
19753,218−0.1%
19823,596+11.7%
19903,795+5.5%
19993,692−2.7%
20084,952+34.1%

Economy[edit]

Agriculture based on the culture of cereals (maize, wheat, ...) still has an important place but tends to diminish in favour of residential zones, due to the proximity of the agglomeration of Toulouse.

International relations[edit]

Carbonne is twinned with:

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.
  2. ^ "British towns twinned with French towns [via WaybackMachine.com]". Archant Community Media Ltd. Archived from the original on 5 July 2013. Retrieved 2013-07-20.

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