Bescat

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Bescat
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Bescat is located in France
Bescat
Bescat
Coordinates: 43°07′33″N 0°25′34″W / 43.1258°N 0.4261°W / 43.1258; -0.4261Coordinates: 43°07′33″N 0°25′34″W / 43.1258°N 0.4261°W / 43.1258; -0.4261
Country France
Region Aquitaine
Department Pyrénées-Atlantiques
Arrondissement Oloron-Sainte-Marie
Canton Arudy
Intercommunality Vallée d'Ossau
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Félix Lourteig
Area1 6.81 km2 (2.63 sq mi)
Population (2009)2 272
 • Density 40/km2 (100/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 64116 / 64260
Elevation 335–569 m (1,099–1,867 ft)
(avg. 459 m or 1,506 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.

Bescat is a commune of the Pyrénées-Atlantiques department in southwestern France.

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