Varilhes

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Varilhes
Coat of arms of Varilhes
Coat of arms
Varilhes is located in France
Varilhes
Varilhes
Coordinates: 43°02′47″N 1°37′45″E / 43.0464°N 1.6292°E / 43.0464; 1.6292Coordinates: 43°02′47″N 1°37′45″E / 43.0464°N 1.6292°E / 43.0464; 1.6292
Country France
Region Midi-Pyrénées
Department Ariège
Arrondissement Pamiers
Canton Varilhes
Intercommunality Varilhes
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Martine Esteban
Area
 • Land1 11.76 km2 (4.54 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 2,867
 • Population2 density 240/km2 (630/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 09324 / 09120
Elevation 309–592 m (1,014–1,942 ft)
(avg. 310 m or 1,020 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.

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

Population[edit]

Inhabitants of Varilhes are called Varilhois.

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1962 1,747 —    
1968 1,938 +10.9%
1975 1,888 −2.6%
1982 2,007 +6.3%
1990 2,327 +15.9%
1999 2,702 +16.1%
2008 2,867 +6.1%

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