Lézat-sur-Lèze

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Lézat-sur-Lèze
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Coat of arms of Lézat-sur-Lèze
Coat of arms
Lézat-sur-Lèze is located in France
Lézat-sur-Lèze
Lézat-sur-Lèze
Coordinates: 43°16′37″N 1°20′51″E / 43.2769°N 1.3475°E / 43.2769; 1.3475Coordinates: 43°16′37″N 1°20′51″E / 43.2769°N 1.3475°E / 43.2769; 1.3475
Country France
Region Midi-Pyrénées
Department Ariège
Arrondissement Pamiers
Canton Le Fossat
Intercommunality Vallée de la Lèze
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Claude Courneil
Area
 • Land1 40.13 km2 (15.49 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 2,282
 • Population2 density 57/km2 (150/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 09167 / 09210
Elevation 197–315 m (646–1,033 ft)
(avg. 213 m or 699 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.

Lézat-sur-Lèze is a commune in the Ariège department in southwestern France.

Geography[edit]

The Lèze forms part of the commune's southern border, flows north through the commune, then forms part of its northern border.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 1,612 —    
1968 1,739 +7.9%
1975 1,861 +7.0%
1982 1,832 −1.6%
1990 1,964 +7.2%
1999 2,114 +7.6%
2008 2,282 +7.9%

Twin town[edit]

Lézat-sur-Lèze is twinned with Ateca in Spain.

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