Escala

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This article is about the village in France. For the electric string quartet, see Escala (group).
Escala
Coat of arms of Escala
Coat of arms
Escala is located in France
Escala
Escala
Coordinates: 43°05′01″N 0°24′20″E / 43.0836°N 0.4056°E / 43.0836; 0.4056Coordinates: 43°05′01″N 0°24′20″E / 43.0836°N 0.4056°E / 43.0836; 0.4056
Country France
Region Midi-Pyrénées
Department Hautes-Pyrénées
Arrondissement Arrondissement of Bagnères-de-Bigorre
Canton Canton of Barthe-de-Neste
Intercommunality Communauté de communes Neste Baronnies
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Catherine Corrège
Area
 • Land1 3.88 km2 (1.50 sq mi)
Population (1999)
 • Population2 328
 • Population2 density 85/km2 (220/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 65159 / 65250
Elevation 506–627 m (1,660–2,057 ft)
(avg. 550 m or 1,800 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.

Escala is a commune in the Hautes-Pyrénées department in south-western France.

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