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Eglise d'Assat.jpg
Assat is located in France
Coordinates: 43°15′00″N 0°17′57″W / 43.25°N 0.2992°W / 43.25; -0.2992Coordinates: 43°15′00″N 0°17′57″W / 43.25°N 0.2992°W / 43.25; -0.2992
Country France
Region Aquitaine-Limousin-Poitou-Charentes
Department Pyrénées-Atlantiques
Arrondissement Pau
Canton Pau-Sud
Intercommunality Gave et Coteaux
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Pierre Rodriguez
Area1 9.47 km2 (3.66 sq mi)
Population (2009)2 1,708
 • Density 180/km2 (470/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 64067 / 64510
Elevation 199–323 m (653–1,060 ft)
(avg. 210 m or 690 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.

Assat is a commune in the Pyrénées-Atlantiques department in southwestern France. It is located at the foot of the Pyrenees. This little bastide was built at the end of the 12th century. Gaston Fébus lived there.

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