Benque

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Benque
Benque is located in France
Benque
Benque
Coordinates: 43°15′41″N 0°55′14″E / 43.2614°N 0.9206°E / 43.2614; 0.9206Coordinates: 43°15′41″N 0°55′14″E / 43.2614°N 0.9206°E / 43.2614; 0.9206
Country France
Region Midi-Pyrénées
Department Haute-Garonne
Arrondissement Saint-Gaudens
Canton Aurignac
Intercommunality Canton d'Aurignac
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Claude Lasserre
Area
 • Land1 11.3 km2 (4.4 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 157
 • Population2 density 14/km2 (36/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 31063 / 31420
Elevation 266–373 m (873–1,224 ft)
(avg. 375 m or 1,230 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.

Benque is a commune in the Haute-Garonne department in southwestern France.

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Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1962 189 —    
1968 231 +22.2%
1975 202 −12.6%
1982 168 −16.8%
1990 170 +1.2%
1999 154 −9.4%
2008 157 +1.9%

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