Bénac, Ariège

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Bénac
Commune
The church in Bénac
The church in Bénac
Bénac is located in France
Bénac
Bénac
Location within Occitanie region
Bénac is located in Occitanie
Bénac
Bénac
Coordinates: 42°57′21″N 1°31′57″E / 42.9558°N 1.5325°E / 42.9558; 1.5325Coordinates: 42°57′21″N 1°31′57″E / 42.9558°N 1.5325°E / 42.9558; 1.5325
Country France
Region Occitanie
Department Ariège
Arrondissement Foix
Canton Val d'Ariège
Intercommunality Pays de Foix
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jacques Piquemal
Area1 2.8 km2 (1.1 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 182
 • Density 65/km2 (170/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code 09049 /09000
Elevation 455–920 m (1,493–3,018 ft)
(avg. 550 m or 1,800 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.

Bénac is a commune in the Ariège department of southwestern France.

Population[edit]

Inhabitants of Bénac are called Bénacois.

Historical population
YearPop.±%
196295—    
1968107+12.6%
197586−19.6%
1982118+37.2%
1990125+5.9%
1999152+21.6%
2008182+19.7%

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