Biert

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Biert
Commune
A general view of Biert
A general view of Biert
Coat of arms of Biert
Coat of arms
Biert is located in France
Biert
Biert
Location within Occitanie region
Biert is located in Occitanie
Biert
Biert
Coordinates: 42°53′59″N 1°18′59″E / 42.8997°N 1.3164°E / 42.8997; 1.3164Coordinates: 42°53′59″N 1°18′59″E / 42.8997°N 1.3164°E / 42.8997; 1.3164
Country France
Region Occitanie
Department Ariège
Arrondissement Saint-Girons
Canton Couserans Est
Intercommunality Massat
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Yves Sutra
Area1 23.51 km2 (9.08 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 295
 • Density 13/km2 (32/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code 09057 /09320
Elevation 559–1,371 m (1,834–4,498 ft)
(avg. 588 m or 1,929 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.

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

Population[edit]

Inhabitants of Biert are called Biertois.

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1962290—    
1968334+15.2%
1975264−21.0%
1982243−8.0%
1990286+17.7%
1999284−0.7%
2008295+3.9%

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