Béost

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Béost
Town hall
Town hall
Béost is located in France
Béost
Béost
Coordinates: 42°59′38″N 0°24′46″W / 42.9939°N 0.4128°W / 42.9939; -0.4128Coordinates: 42°59′38″N 0°24′46″W / 42.9939°N 0.4128°W / 42.9939; -0.4128
Country France
Region Aquitaine
Department Pyrénées-Atlantiques
Arrondissement Oloron-Sainte-Marie
Canton Laruns
Intercommunality Vallée d'Ossau
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Roger Bélesta-Labourdette
Area1 43.50 km2 (16.80 sq mi)
Population (2009)2 211
 • Density 4.9/km2 (13/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 64110 / 64440
Elevation 484–2,688 m (1,588–8,819 ft)
(avg. 530 m or 1,740 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.

Béost is a commune of the Pyrénées-Atlantiques department in southwestern France.

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