Arreau

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Arreau
Commune
The town hall square
The town hall square
Coat of arms of Arreau
Coat of arms
Arreau is located in France
Arreau
Arreau
Location within Occitanie region
Arreau is located in Occitanie
Arreau
Arreau
Coordinates: 42°54′22″N 0°21′35″E / 42.9061°N 0.3597°E / 42.9061; 0.3597Coordinates: 42°54′22″N 0°21′35″E / 42.9061°N 0.3597°E / 42.9061; 0.3597
Country France
Region Occitanie
Department Hautes-Pyrénées
Arrondissement Bagnères-de-Bigorre
Canton Neste, Aure et Louron
Intercommunality CC Aure Louron
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Philippe Carrère
Area1 11.12 km2 (4.29 sq mi)
Population (2015)2 777
 • Density 70/km2 (180/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 65031 /65240
Elevation 658–1,756 m (2,159–5,761 ft)
(avg. 730 m or 2,400 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.

Arreau (Occitan: Àrreu) is a commune in the Hautes-Pyrénées department in southwestern France.

It is situated on the former Route nationale 618, the Route of the Pyrénées. Arreau is at the crossroads of the Louron valley and the Aure valley.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1962876—    
1968936+6.8%
1975913−2.5%
1982816−10.6%
1990853+4.5%
1999827−3.0%
2006838+1.3%
2009815−2.7%
2015777−4.7%

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