Ossun

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For the small town in the United States, see Ossun, Louisiana. For the Yoruba goddess, see Oshun.
Ossun
Town hall of Ossun
Town hall of Ossun
Coat of arms of Ossun
Coat of arms
Ossun is located in France
Ossun
Ossun
Coordinates: 43°11′05″N 0°01′31″W / 43.1847°N 0.0253°W / 43.1847; -0.0253Coordinates: 43°11′05″N 0°01′31″W / 43.1847°N 0.0253°W / 43.1847; -0.0253
Country France
Region Midi-Pyrénées
Department Hautes-Pyrénées
Arrondissement Tarbes
Canton Ossun
Intercommunality Communauté de communes du Canton d'Ossun
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Charles Barreat
Area
 • Land1 27.59 km2 (10.65 sq mi)
Population (1999)
 • Population2 2,171
 • Population2 density 79/km2 (200/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 65344 / 65380
Elevation 345–542 m (1,132–1,778 ft)
(avg. 366 m or 1,201 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.

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

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