Artigues, Hautes-Pyrénées

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Artigues
A barn adjacent to the Artigues airstrip
A barn adjacent to the Artigues airstrip
Coat of arms of Artigues
Coat of arms
Artigues is located in France
Artigues
Artigues
Coordinates: 43°04′32″N 0°00′11″E / 43.0756°N 0.0031°E / 43.0756; 0.0031Coordinates: 43°04′32″N 0°00′11″E / 43.0756°N 0.0031°E / 43.0756; 0.0031
Country France
Region Midi-Pyrénées
Department Hautes-Pyrénées
Arrondissement Argelès-Gazost
Canton Lourdes-Est
Intercommunality Baronnie des Angles
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Didier Mitaut
Area1 1.46 km2 (0.56 sq mi)
Population (2009)2 24
 • Density 16/km2 (43/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 65038 / 65100
Elevation 485–860 m (1,591–2,822 ft)
(avg. 600 m or 2,000 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.

Artigues is a commune in the Hautes-Pyrénées department in southwestern France.

It is a small village retaining traditional architecture of the region. The commune is at the end of a steep dead-end road from the outskirts of Luchon.

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Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 23 —    
1968 30 +30.4%
1975 30 +0.0%
1982 27 −10.0%
1990 24 −11.1%
1999 29 +20.8%
2007 23 −20.7%
2009 24 +4.3%

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