Guchen

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Guchen
A general view of Guchen
A general view of Guchen
Coat of arms of Guchen
Coat of arms
Guchen is located in France
Guchen
Guchen
Coordinates: 42°51′50″N 0°20′17″E / 42.8639°N 0.3381°E / 42.8639; 0.3381Coordinates: 42°51′50″N 0°20′17″E / 42.8639°N 0.3381°E / 42.8639; 0.3381
Country France
Region Midi-Pyrénées
Department Hautes-Pyrénées
Arrondissement Arrondissement of Bagnères-de-Bigorre
Canton Canton of Arreau
Intercommunality Communauté de communes des Véziaux d'Aure
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Michel Fort
Area1 5.55 km2 (2.14 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 368
 • Density 66/km2 (170/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 65212 / 65440
Elevation 751–1,659 m (2,464–5,443 ft)
(avg. 772 m or 2,533 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.

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

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