Roques, Haute-Garonne

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Roques
Coat of arms of Roques
Coat of arms
Roques is located in France
Roques
Roques
Coordinates: 43°30′41″N 1°22′38″E / 43.5114°N 1.3772°E / 43.5114; 1.3772Coordinates: 43°30′41″N 1°22′38″E / 43.5114°N 1.3772°E / 43.5114; 1.3772
Country France
Region Midi-Pyrénées
Department Haute-Garonne
Arrondissement Muret
Canton Portet-sur-Garonne
Intercommunality Axe-Sud
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Claude Commenge
Area1 9.3 km2 (3.6 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 3,687
 • Density 400/km2 (1,000/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 31458 / 31120
Elevation 148–164 m (486–538 ft)
(avg. 157 m or 515 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.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 906 —    
1968 1,086 +19.9%
1975 1,302 +19.9%
1982 2,151 +65.2%
1990 2,662 +23.8%
1999 2,988 +12.2%
2008 3,687 +23.4%

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