Mercus-Garrabet

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Mercus-Garrabet
A general view of Mercus-Garrabet
A general view of Mercus-Garrabet
Mercus-Garrabet is located in France
Mercus-Garrabet
Mercus-Garrabet
Coordinates: 42°52′50″N 1°37′52″E / 42.8806°N 1.6311°E / 42.8806; 1.6311Coordinates: 42°52′50″N 1°37′52″E / 42.8806°N 1.6311°E / 42.8806; 1.6311
Country France
Region Midi-Pyrénées
Department Ariège
Arrondissement Foix
Canton Tarascon-sur-Ariège
Intercommunality Pays de Tarascon
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) José Lorenzo
Area1 14.79 km2 (5.71 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 1,143
 • Density 77/km2 (200/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 09188 / 09400
Elevation 432–1,603 m (1,417–5,259 ft)
(avg. 480 m or 1,570 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.

Mercus-Garrabet is a commune in the Ariège department in southwestern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 713 —    
1968 869 +21.9%
1975 944 +8.6%
1982 972 +3.0%
1990 925 −4.8%
1999 1,005 +8.6%
2008 1,143 +13.7%
Mercus church

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