Pinsaguel

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Pinsaguel
Coat of arms of Pinsaguel
Coat of arms
Pinsaguel is located in France
Pinsaguel
Pinsaguel
Coordinates: 43°30′33″N 1°23′25″E / 43.5092°N 1.3903°E / 43.5092; 1.3903Coordinates: 43°30′33″N 1°23′25″E / 43.5092°N 1.3903°E / 43.5092; 1.3903
Country France
Region Midi-Pyrénées
Department Haute-Garonne
Arrondissement Muret
Canton Portet-sur-Garonne
Intercommunality Muretain
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Louis Coll
Area1 5.2 km2 (2.0 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 2,577
 • Density 500/km2 (1,300/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 31420 / 31120
Elevation 144–160 m (472–525 ft)
(avg. 151 m or 495 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.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 786 —    
1968 1,638 +108.4%
1975 1,827 +11.5%
1982 1,970 +7.8%
1990 2,603 +32.1%
1999 2,466 −5.3%
2008 2,577 +4.5%

Sights[edit]

The Château de Pinsaguel is a castle whose origins date back to the 13th century, with major building work also from the 14th and 18th centuries. It is listed as a historic site by the French Ministry of Culture.[1]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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