A view of Saillagouse from the road between Eyne and Llo

Coat of arms

Coordinates: 42°27′39″N 2°02′25″E / 42.4608°N 2.0403°E / 42.4608; 2.0403Coordinates: 42°27′39″N 2°02′25″E / 42.4608°N 2.0403°E / 42.4608; 2.0403
Country France
Region Occitanie
Department Pyrénées-Orientales
Arrondissement Prades
Canton Saillagouse
Intercommunality Pyrénées Cerdagne
  Mayor (20012008) Georges Armengol
Area1 11.35 km2 (4.38 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 1,007
  Density 89/km2 (230/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
  Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 66167 / 66800
Elevation 1,230–2,160 m (4,040–7,090 ft)
(avg. 1,300 m or 4,300 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.

Saillagouse (Catalan: Sallagosa) is a commune in the Pyrénées-Orientales department in southern France.

The inhabitants are called Saillagousains.


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

Map of Saillagouse and its surrounding communes


Population 1962-2008

See also


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