Castillon (Canton of Arthez-de-Béarn)

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Castillon (Canton of Arthez-de-Béarn)
The school of Castillon
The school of Castillon
Coat of arms of Castillon (Canton of Arthez-de-Béarn)
Coat of arms
Castillon (Canton of Arthez-de-Béarn) is located in France
Castillon (Canton of Arthez-de-Béarn)
Castillon (Canton of Arthez-de-Béarn)
Coordinates: 43°27′59″N 0°34′30″W / 43.4664°N 0.575°W / 43.4664; -0.575Coordinates: 43°27′59″N 0°34′30″W / 43.4664°N 0.575°W / 43.4664; -0.575
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Pyrénées-Atlantiques
Arrondissement Pau
Canton Arthez-de-Béarn
Intercommunality Communauté de communes d'Arthez-de-Béarn
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Michel Darette
Area1 6.71 km2 (2.59 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 263
 • Density 39/km2 (100/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 64181 /64370
Elevation 122–231 m (400–758 ft)
(avg. 132 m or 433 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.

Castillon (officially Castillon (Canton of Arthez-de-Béarn), sometimes referred to as Castillon-d'Arthez) is a commune in the Pyrénées-Atlantiques department in south-western France.

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