Gastes

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Gastes
L'Etang de Gastes
L'Etang de Gastes
Gastes is located in France
Gastes
Gastes
Coordinates: 44°19′38″N 1°08′42″W / 44.3272°N 1.145°W / 44.3272; -1.145Coordinates: 44°19′38″N 1°08′42″W / 44.3272°N 1.145°W / 44.3272; -1.145
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Landes
Arrondissement Mont-de-Marsan
Canton Parentis-en-Born
Intercommunality Grands Lacs
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Françoise Douste
Area1 35.23 km2 (13.60 sq mi)
Population (2013)2 639
 • Density 18/km2 (47/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 40108 /40160
Elevation 2–60 m (6.6–196.9 ft)
(avg. 24 m or 79 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.

Gastes is a commune in the Landes department in Nouvelle-Aquitaine in southwestern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 214 —    
1806 211 −1.4%
1821 222 +5.2%
1831 229 +3.2%
1841 259 +13.1%
1851 229 −11.6%
1861 333 +45.4%
1872 390 +17.1%
1881 339 −13.1%
1891 379 +11.8%
1901 368 −2.9%
1911 410 +11.4%
1921 385 −6.1%
1931 279 −27.5%
1946 235 −15.8%
1954 216 −8.1%
1962 234 +8.3%
1968 205 −12.4%
1975 259 +26.3%
1982 281 +8.5%
1990 368 +31.0%
1999 410 +11.4%
2008 571 +39.3%
2013 639 +11.9%

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