Porta, Pyrénées-Orientales


The town hall in Porta

Coordinates: 42°31′38″N 1°49′36″E / 42.5272°N 1.8267°E / 42.5272; 1.8267Coordinates: 42°31′38″N 1°49′36″E / 42.5272°N 1.8267°E / 42.5272; 1.8267
Country France
Region Occitanie
Department Pyrénées-Orientales
Arrondissement Prades
Canton Saillagouse
  Mayor (2008) Suzanne Delieux
Area1 65.19 km2 (25.17 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 130
  Density 2.0/km2 (5.2/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
  Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 66146 / 66760
Elevation 1,325–2,907 m (4,347–9,537 ft)
(avg. 1,510 m or 4,950 ft)

1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.

Porta is a commune in the Pyrénées-Orientales department in southern France.


Porta is located in the canton of Saillagouse and in the arrondissement of Prades.

Map of Porta and its surrounding communes


Population 1962-2008

See also


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