Clarens, Hautes-Pyrénées

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The church of Clarens
The church of Clarens
Coat of arms of Clarens
Coat of arms
Clarens is located in France
Coordinates: 43°09′50″N 0°24′54″E / 43.1639°N 0.415°E / 43.1639; 0.415Coordinates: 43°09′50″N 0°24′54″E / 43.1639°N 0.415°E / 43.1639; 0.415
Country France
Region Occitanie
Department Hautes-Pyrénées
Arrondissement Bagnères-de-Bigorre
Canton La Vallée de la Barousse
Intercommunality Communauté de communes du Plateau de Lannemezan
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jany Castet
Area1 11.3 km2 (4.4 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 394
 • Density 35/km2 (90/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 65150 /65300
Elevation 406–602 m (1,332–1,975 ft)
(avg. 550 m or 1,800 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.

Clarens is a commune in the Hautes-Pyrénées department in south-western France.


The Petite Baïse forms most of the commune's western border.

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