Bages de Rosselló
|Canton||La Plaine d'Illibéris|
|Community association||Albères, Côte Vermeille et l'Illibéris|
|surface||12 km 2|
|Residents||4,174 (January 1, 2017)|
|Population density||348 inhabitants / km 2|
Bages Town Hall
Bages ( Catalan: Bages de Rosselló ) is a French commune in the department of Pyrenees-Orientales in the region Occitania . Bages belongs to the Arrondissement of Céret and the canton of La Plaine d'Illibéris . The 4174 inhabitants (as of January 1, 2017) of the municipality are called Bagéen (ne) s .
Bages is about ten kilometers south of Perpignan and immediately below (south) the Lac de Villeneuve-de-la-Reho . Bages is surrounded by the neighboring communities of Pollestres in the north and north-west, Montescot in the north and east, Elne in the east and south-east, Ortaffa in the south-east, Brouilla in the south, Villemolaque in the west and south-west and Nyls in the west and north-west.
|Sources: Cassini and INSEE|
- The Saint-André church was built in the early 12th century.
- The Casa Carrère is a museum for naive painting.
- Louis Noguères (1881–1956), politician, resistance fighter
- Jean-Pierre Serre (* 1926), mathematician, born in Bages