Bruges-Capbis-Mifaget

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Bruges-Capbis-Mifaget
Town hall
Town hall
Bruges-Capbis-Mifaget is located in France
Bruges-Capbis-Mifaget
Bruges-Capbis-Mifaget
Coordinates: 43°07′42″N 0°18′07″W / 43.1283°N 0.3019°W / 43.1283; -0.3019Coordinates: 43°07′42″N 0°18′07″W / 43.1283°N 0.3019°W / 43.1283; -0.3019
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Pyrénées-Atlantiques
Arrondissement Pau
Canton Nay-Ouest
Intercommunality Vath Vielha
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Xavier de Canet
Area1 16.55 km2 (6.39 sq mi)
Population (2009)2 922
 • Density 56/km2 (140/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 64148 /64800
Elevation 277–473 m (909–1,552 ft)
(avg. 316 m or 1,037 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.

Bruges-Capbis-Mifaget is a commune in the Pyrénées-Atlantiques department in southwestern France.

People from the commue are called "brugeois"'.[1]

Geography[edit]

Bruges-Capbis-Mifaget is situated on 16.55 square kilometres (6.39 sq mi) of rolling hills in the far foothills of the Pyrenees.

Location[edit]

The commune is located on the east side of the department, 25 kilometres (16 mi) southeast of Pau.

Road Access[edit]

Bruges-Capbis-Mifaget is accessible by departmental routes 35, 232, 287, and 335.

Bordering communes[edit]

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