Escosse

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Escosse
Town hall and school
Town hall and school
Escosse is located in France
Escosse
Escosse
Coordinates: 43°07′30″N 1°33′01″E / 43.125°N 1.5503°E / 43.125; 1.5503Coordinates: 43°07′30″N 1°33′01″E / 43.125°N 1.5503°E / 43.125; 1.5503
Country France
Region Languedoc-Roussillon-Midi-Pyrénées
Department Ariège
Arrondissement Pamiers
Canton Pamiers-Ouest
Intercommunality Pays de Pamiers
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Pierre Rives
Area1 14.83 km2 (5.73 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 400
 • Density 27/km2 (70/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 09116 / 09100
Elevation 269–416 m (883–1,365 ft)
(avg. 288 m or 945 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.

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

Population[edit]

Inhabitants are called Escossais.

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 323 —    
1968 350 +8.4%
1975 324 −7.4%
1982 338 +4.3%
1990 324 −4.1%
1999 348 +7.4%
2008 400 +14.9%

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