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Coat of arms of Escaunets
Coat of arms
Escaunets is located in France
Coordinates: 43°20′48″N 0°04′37″W / 43.3467°N 0.0770°W / 43.3467; -0.0770Coordinates: 43°20′48″N 0°04′37″W / 43.3467°N 0.0770°W / 43.3467; -0.0770
Country France
Region Occitanie
Department Hautes-Pyrénées
Arrondissement Arrondissement of Tarbes
Canton Canton of Vic-en-Bigorre
Intercommunality Communauté de communes de Vic-Montaner
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Paul Lagrave (PRG)
Area1 6.24 km2 (2.41 sq mi)
Population (2012)2 120
 • Density 19/km2 (50/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 65160 / 65500
Elevation 274–363 m (899–1,191 ft)
(avg. 300 m or 980 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.

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

Together with Séron and Villenave-près-Béarn, the commune forms an enclave of Hautes-Pyrénées within the department of Pyrénées-Atlantiques. A neighbouring second enclave comprises the communes of Gardères and Luquet.

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