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The cross of Escou
The cross of Escou
Escou is located in France
Coordinates: 43°11′00″N 0°32′07″W / 43.1833°N 0.5353°W / 43.1833; -0.5353Coordinates: 43°11′00″N 0°32′07″W / 43.1833°N 0.5353°W / 43.1833; -0.5353
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Pyrénées-Atlantiques
Arrondissement Oloron-Sainte-Marie
Canton Oloron-Sainte-Marie-Est
Intercommunality Communauté de communes du Piémont Oloronais
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean Casabonne
Area1 6.19 km2 (2.39 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 387
 • Density 63/km2 (160/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 64207 /64870
Elevation 271–416 m (889–1,365 ft)
(avg. 299 m or 981 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.

Escou is a commune in the Pyrénées-Atlantiques department in south-western France.

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