Benqué

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Benqué
Coat of arms of Benqué
Coat of arms
Benqué is located in France
Benqué
Benqué
Coordinates: 43°05′44″N 0°17′01″E / 43.0956°N 0.2836°E / 43.0956; 0.2836Coordinates: 43°05′44″N 0°17′01″E / 43.0956°N 0.2836°E / 43.0956; 0.2836
Country France
Region Occitanie
Department Hautes-Pyrénées
Arrondissement Bagnères-de-Bigorre
Canton La Vallée de l'Arros et des Baïses
Area1 2.05 km2 (0.79 sq mi)
Population (2009)2 72
 • Density 35/km2 (91/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 65081 /65130
Elevation 329–494 m (1,079–1,621 ft)
(avg. 488 m or 1,601 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.

Benqué is a former commune in the Hautes-Pyrénées department in southwestern France. On 1 January 2017, it was merged into the new commune Benqué-Molère.[1]

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 66 —    
1968 72 +9.1%
1975 59 −18.1%
1982 59 +0.0%
1990 47 −20.3%
1999 49 +4.3%
2007 58 +18.4%
2009 72 +24.1%

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Arrêté préfectoral 21 July 2016 (French)