Dun, Ariège

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Dun
School and town hall
School and town hall
Coat of arms of Dun
Coat of arms
Dun is located in France
Dun
Dun
Coordinates: 43°01′42″N 1°47′59″E / 43.0283°N 1.7997°E / 43.0283; 1.7997Coordinates: 43°01′42″N 1°47′59″E / 43.0283°N 1.7997°E / 43.0283; 1.7997
Country France
Region Midi-Pyrénées
Department Ariège
Arrondissement Pamiers
Canton Mirepoix
Intercommunality Pays de Mirepoix
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Alain Palmade
Area
 • Land1 41.41 km2 (15.99 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 575
 • Population2 density 14/km2 (36/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 09122 / 09000
Elevation 303–648 m (994–2,126 ft)
(avg. 331 m or 1,086 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.

Dun is a commune in the Ariège department in the Midi-Pyrénées region in southwestern France. In 1973, the commune Dun was expanded with the former communes Merviel, Engraviès and Senesse-de-Senabugue.[1]

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1962 459 —    
1968 429 −6.5%
1975 394 −8.2%
1982 401 +1.8%
1990 394 −1.7%
1999 491 +24.6%
2008 575 +17.1%

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