Sentein

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Sentein
The church in Sentein
The church in Sentein
Sentein is located in France
Sentein
Sentein
Coordinates: 42°52′32″N 0°57′19″E / 42.8756°N 0.9553°E / 42.8756; 0.9553Coordinates: 42°52′32″N 0°57′19″E / 42.8756°N 0.9553°E / 42.8756; 0.9553
Country France
Region Midi-Pyrénées
Department Ariège
Arrondissement Saint-Girons
Canton Castillon-en-Couserans
Intercommunality Castillonnais
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Guy Carrieu
Area1 59.18 km2 (22.85 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 147
 • Density 2.5/km2 (6.4/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 09290 / 09800
Elevation 715–2,882 m (2,346–9,455 ft)
(avg. 731 m or 2,398 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.

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

Population[edit]

Inhabitants of Sentein are called Sentenois.

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 313 —    
1968 382 +22.0%
1975 296 −22.5%
1982 204 −31.1%
1990 154 −24.5%
1999 147 −4.5%
2008 144 −2.0%

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