Ustou

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Ustou
Ruins of the chateau of Mirabat
Ruins of the chateau of Mirabat
Ustou is located in France
Ustou
Ustou
Coordinates: 42°47′59″N 1°15′52″E / 42.7997°N 1.2644°E / 42.7997; 1.2644Coordinates: 42°47′59″N 1°15′52″E / 42.7997°N 1.2644°E / 42.7997; 1.2644
Country France
Region Midi-Pyrénées
Department Ariège
Arrondissement Saint-Girons
Canton Oust
Intercommunality Oust
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Alain Servat
Area1 98.34 km2 (37.97 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 346
 • Density 3.5/km2 (9.1/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 09322 / 09140
Elevation 560–2,803 m (1,837–9,196 ft)
(avg. 746 m or 2,448 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.

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

The commune of Ustou comprises several villages: Saint-Lizier, Le Trein, Sérac; and numerous hamlets, including: Escots, Bieille, Rouzes.

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Inhabitants of Ustou are called Ustouens.

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 429 —    
1968 502 +17.0%
1975 428 −14.7%
1982 520 +21.5%
1990 351 −32.5%
1999 299 −14.8%
2008 346 +15.7%

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