Fronsac, Haute-Garonne

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Fronsac
The tower of the castle of the Counts of Comminges dominates the village of Fronsac
The tower of the castle of the Counts of Comminges dominates the village of Fronsac
Fronsac is located in France
Fronsac
Fronsac
Coordinates: 42°57′11″N 0°39′00″E / 42.9531°N 0.65°E / 42.9531; 0.65Coordinates: 42°57′11″N 0°39′00″E / 42.9531°N 0.65°E / 42.9531; 0.65
Country France
Region Midi-Pyrénées
Department Haute-Garonne
Arrondissement Saint-Gaudens
Canton Saint-Béat
Intercommunality Canton de Saint-Béat
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Michel Ladevèze
Area
 • Land1 4.15 km2 (1.60 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 207
 • Population2 density 50/km2 (130/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 31199 / 31440
Elevation 461–1,680 m (1,512–5,512 ft)
(avg. 470 m or 1,540 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.

Fronsac 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 240 —    
1968 265 +10.4%
1975 243 −8.3%
1982 226 −7.0%
1990 201 −11.1%
1999 216 +7.5%
2008 207 −4.2%

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