Bénaix

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Bénaix
Bénaix is located in France
Bénaix
Bénaix
Coordinates: 42°54′28″N 1°51′38″E / 42.9078°N 1.8606°E / 42.9078; 1.8606Coordinates: 42°54′28″N 1°51′38″E / 42.9078°N 1.8606°E / 42.9078; 1.8606
Country France
Region Midi-Pyrénées
Department Ariège
Arrondissement Foix
Canton Lavelanet
Intercommunality Pays d'Olmes
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) José de Castro
Area
 • Land1 14.68 km2 (5.67 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 154
 • Population2 density 10/km2 (27/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 09051 / 09300
Elevation 517–980 m (1,696–3,215 ft)
(avg. 639 m or 2,096 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.

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

Population[edit]

Inhabitants of Bénaix are called Bénaixois.

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1962 130 —    
1968 130 +0.0%
1975 153 +17.7%
1982 150 −2.0%
1990 178 +18.7%
1999 164 −7.9%
2008 154 −6.1%

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