Audrix

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Audrix
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Audrix
Coordinates: 44°52′55″N0°56′52″E / 44.8819°N 0.9478°E / 44.8819; 0.9478 Coordinates: 44°52′55″N0°56′52″E / 44.8819°N 0.9478°E / 44.8819; 0.9478
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Dordogne
Arrondissement Sarlat-la-Canéda
Canton Vallée Dordogne
Intercommunality CC Vallée Homme
Government
  Mayor (20202026) Claude Thuillier [1]
Area
1
6.22 km2 (2.40 sq mi)
Population
 (Jan. 2018) [2]
274
  Density44/km2 (110/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+01:00 (CET)
  Summer (DST) UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
24015 /24260
Elevation60–242 m (197–794 ft)
(avg. 190 m or 620 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Audrix (Occitan : Audrics) is a commune in the Dordogne department in Nouvelle-Aquitaine in southwestern France.

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Population

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1962 110    
1968 116+5.5%
1975 120+3.4%
1982 130+8.3%
1990 180+38.5%
1999 238+32.2%
2008 292+22.7%
2015 286−2.1%

The local population is named "Audrixois".

Since 2006, the official numbers can be found on Insee. Now the census will refer to an annual data collection, regarding all the local territories over a period of five years. For municipalities of less than 10 000 inhabitants, the census will be held only every 5 years.

Local Culture and Heritage

Audrix was first found written in the XIIIe century, mentioned as Audris. This place was occupied during the Gallo-Romaine period, resulting to a Romane church build over the XIIe century, still worth visiting. This unique name refers to a German person: Audricus or Aldrik.

Transmitter

A Television and radio transmitter station is situated near Audrix. The elevation of the site is 240 m above sea level. The pylon height is 200 m.

FM

4 transmitters:

Television

(H = horizontal polarization and V = vertical polarization) 3 UHF transmitters broadcasting at 255 kW PAR

2 UHF transmitters broadcasting at 90 kW PAR

1 UHF transmitter broadcasting at 3.5 kW PAR

Digital television

6 UHF (multiplex) transmitters broadcasting at 10 kW at PAR with restriction of certain frequencies.

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References

  1. "Répertoire national des élus: les maires". data.gouv.fr, Plateforme ouverte des données publiques françaises (in French). 2 December 2020.
  2. "Populations légales 2018". INSEE. 28 December 2020.