Celles, Ariège

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Celles
Town hall
Town hall
Celles is located in France
Celles
Celles
Coordinates: 42°55′04″N 1°41′15″E / 42.9178°N 1.6875°E / 42.9178; 1.6875Coordinates: 42°55′04″N 1°41′15″E / 42.9178°N 1.6875°E / 42.9178; 1.6875
Country France
Region Occitanie
Department Ariège
Arrondissement Foix
Canton Foix-Rural
Intercommunality Pays de Foix
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) René-Bernard Authie
Area1 10.27 km2 (3.97 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 116
 • Density 11/km2 (29/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 09093 /09000
Elevation 470–1,093 m (1,542–3,586 ft)
(avg. 425 m or 1,394 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.

Celles is a commune in the Ariège department in southwestern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1806 521 —    
1851 608 +16.7%
1856 523 −14.0%
1901 346 −33.8%
1921 261 −24.6%
1946 185 −29.1%
1962 131 −29.2%
1968 138 +5.3%
1975 122 −11.6%
1982 135 +10.7%
1990 127 −5.9%
1999 134 +5.5%
2008 116 −13.4%

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