Esterre

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Esterre
The Château Sainte-Marie of Esterre
The Château Sainte-Marie of Esterre
Coat of arms of Esterre
Coat of arms
Esterre is located in France
Esterre
Esterre
Coordinates: 42°52′32″N 0°00′28″E / 42.8756°N 0.0078°E / 42.8756; 0.0078Coordinates: 42°52′32″N 0°00′28″E / 42.8756°N 0.0078°E / 42.8756; 0.0078
Country France
Region Midi-Pyrénées
Department Hautes-Pyrénées
Arrondissement Arrondissement of Argelès-Gazost
Canton Canton of Luz-Saint-Sauveur
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Noël Fourtine
Area1 1.74 km2 (0.67 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 199
 • Density 110/km2 (300/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 65173 / 65120
Elevation 720–1,987 m (2,362–6,519 ft)
(avg. 760 m or 2,490 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.

Esterre is a commune in the Hautes-Pyrénées department in south-western France. The Ontario, Canada d'Esterre hail from this region.

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