Blajan

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Blajan
Blajan is located in France
Blajan
Blajan
Coordinates: 43°15′40″N 0°38′41″E / 43.2611°N 0.6447°E / 43.2611; 0.6447Coordinates: 43°15′40″N 0°38′41″E / 43.2611°N 0.6447°E / 43.2611; 0.6447
Country France
Region Midi-Pyrénées
Department Haute-Garonne
Arrondissement Saint-Gaudens
Canton Boulogne-sur-Gesse
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Bernard Castex
Area1 12.68 km2 (4.90 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 513
 • Density 40/km2 (100/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 31070 / 31350
Elevation 277–430 m (909–1,411 ft)
(avg. 360 m or 1,180 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.

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

Geography[edit]

The river Gesse forms most of the commune's northwestern border.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 529 —    
1968 569 +7.6%
1975 595 +4.6%
1982 578 −2.9%
1990 521 −9.9%
1999 437 −16.1%
2008 513 +17.4%

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