Biert

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For the village in the Netherlands, see Biert (Bernisse).
Biert
A general view of Biert
A general view of Biert
Coat of arms of Biert
Coat of arms
Biert is located in France
Biert
Biert
Coordinates: 42°53′59″N 1°18′59″E / 42.8997°N 1.3164°E / 42.8997; 1.3164Coordinates: 42°53′59″N 1°18′59″E / 42.8997°N 1.3164°E / 42.8997; 1.3164
Country France
Region Midi-Pyrénées
Department Ariège
Arrondissement Saint-Girons
Canton Massat
Intercommunality Massat
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Yves Sutra
Area1 23.51 km2 (9.08 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 295
 • Density 13/km2 (32/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 09057 / 09320
Elevation 559–1,371 m (1,834–4,498 ft)
(avg. 588 m or 1,929 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.

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

Population[edit]

Inhabitants of Biert are called Biertois.

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 290 —    
1968 334 +15.2%
1975 264 −21.0%
1982 243 −8.0%
1990 286 +17.7%
1999 284 −0.7%
2008 295 +3.9%

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