Bénac, Ariège

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Bénac
Bénac is located in France
Bénac
Bénac
Coordinates: 42°57′21″N 1°31′57″E / 42.9558°N 1.5325°E / 42.9558; 1.5325Coordinates: 42°57′21″N 1°31′57″E / 42.9558°N 1.5325°E / 42.9558; 1.5325
Country France
Region Midi-Pyrénées
Department Ariège
Arrondissement Foix
Canton Foix-Rural
Intercommunality Pays de Foix
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jacques Piquemal
Area
 • Land1 2.8 km2 (1.1 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 182
 • Population2 density 65/km2 (170/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 09049 / 09000
Elevation 455–920 m (1,493–3,018 ft)
(avg. 550 m or 1,800 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.

Bénac is a commune in the Ariège department of southwestern France.

Population[edit]

Inhabitants of Bénac are called Bénacois.

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1962 95 —    
1968 107 +12.6%
1975 86 −19.6%
1982 118 +37.2%
1990 125 +5.9%
1999 152 +21.6%
2008 182 +19.7%

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