Labastide-Paumès

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Labastide-Paumès
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Labastide-Paumès is located in France
Labastide-Paumès
Labastide-Paumès
Coordinates: 43°20′15″N 0°56′19″E / 43.3375°N 0.9386°E / 43.3375; 0.9386Coordinates: 43°20′15″N 0°56′19″E / 43.3375°N 0.9386°E / 43.3375; 0.9386
Country France
Region Midi-Pyrénées
Department Haute-Garonne
Arrondissement Saint-Gaudens
Canton Isle-en-Dodon
Intercommunality Portes du Comminges
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Gaby Charlas
Area
 • Land1 8.04 km2 (3.10 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 132
 • Population2 density 16/km2 (43/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 31251 / 31230
Elevation 247–345 m (810–1,132 ft)
(avg. 262 m or 860 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.

Labastide-Paumès is a commune in the Haute-Garonne department in southwestern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1962 124 —    
1968 145 +16.9%
1975 135 −6.9%
1982 143 +5.9%
1990 127 −11.2%
1999 127 +0.0%
2008 132 +3.9%

Sights[edit]

The Château de Labastide-Paumès dates back in parts to the 9th century. The main building is circa 1164 castle which includes a large tower with a spiral staircase, built approximately one hundred years later. Privately owned, it has been listed since 1927 as a historic site by the French Ministry of Culture.[1]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ www.culture.gouv.fr, accessed 16 March 2008