Lasserre, Ariège

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Lasserre
Lasserre is located in France
Lasserre
Lasserre
Coordinates: 43°04′13″N 1°10′16″E / 43.0703°N 1.1711°E / 43.0703; 1.1711Coordinates: 43°04′13″N 1°10′16″E / 43.0703°N 1.1711°E / 43.0703; 1.1711
Country France
Region Midi-Pyrénées
Department Ariège
Arrondissement Saint-Girons
Canton Sainte-Croix-Volvestre
Intercommunality Volvestre ariégeois
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Alain Bari
Area1 8.47 km2 (3.27 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 191
 • Density 23/km2 (58/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 09158 / 09230
Elevation 360–576 m (1,181–1,890 ft)
(avg. 574 m or 1,883 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.

Lasserre is a commune in the Ariège department in southwestern France.

It was the home of Alexander Grothendieck for over ten years until his death.

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Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 236 —    
1968 238 +0.8%
1975 196 −17.6%
1982 173 −11.7%
1990 162 −6.4%
1999 169 +4.3%
2008 191 +13.0%

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