Chaum

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This article is about the commune in France. For the cryptographer, see David Chaum.
Chaum
Coat of arms of Chaum
Coat of arms
Chaum is located in France
Chaum
Chaum
Coordinates: 42°56′07″N 0°39′22″E / 42.9353°N 0.6561°E / 42.9353; 0.6561Coordinates: 42°56′07″N 0°39′22″E / 42.9353°N 0.6561°E / 42.9353; 0.6561
Country France
Region Midi-Pyrénées
Department Haute-Garonne
Arrondissement Saint-Gaudens
Canton Saint-Béat
Intercommunality Canton de Saint-Béat
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) José Castell
Area1 5.7 km2 (2.2 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 209
 • Density 37/km2 (95/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 31139 / 31440
Elevation 468–1,680 m (1,535–5,512 ft)
(avg. 475 m or 1,558 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.

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

It is situated on the former Route nationale 618, the "Route of the Pyrenees".

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 220 —    
1968 255 +15.9%
1975 247 −3.1%
1982 212 −14.2%
1990 198 −6.6%
1999 193 −2.5%
2008 209 +8.3%

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