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The town hall
The town hall
Coat of arms of Guchan
Coat of arms
Guchan is located in France
Coordinates: 42°50′54″N 0°21′02″E / 42.8483°N 0.3506°E / 42.8483; 0.3506Coordinates: 42°50′54″N 0°21′02″E / 42.8483°N 0.3506°E / 42.8483; 0.3506
Country France
Region Occitanie
Department Hautes-Pyrénées
Arrondissement Arrondissement of Bagnères-de-Bigorre
Canton Canton of Vielle-Aure
Intercommunality Communauté de communes de la Haute Vallée d'Aure
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Alain Rivière
Area1 2.59 km2 (1.00 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 124
 • Density 48/km2 (120/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 65211 / 65170
Elevation 761–1,526 m (2,497–5,007 ft)
(avg. 734 m or 2,408 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.

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

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