Hiis

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This article is about the settlement in France. For the Estonian sacred place, see Hiis (sacred site).
Hiis
The town hall of Hiis. The building also houses a school.
The town hall of Hiis. The building also houses a school.
Coat of arms of Hiis
Coat of arms
Hiis is located in France
Hiis
Hiis
Coordinates: 43°08′13″N 0°06′15″E / 43.1369°N 0.1042°E / 43.1369; 0.1042Coordinates: 43°08′13″N 0°06′15″E / 43.1369°N 0.1042°E / 43.1369; 0.1042
Country France
Region Languedoc-Roussillon-Midi-Pyrénées
Department Hautes-Pyrénées
Arrondissement Arrondissement of Tarbes
Canton Canton of Laloubère
Intercommunality Communauté de communes Haute-Bigorre
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Bernard Dhugues
Area1 3.03 km2 (1.17 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 210
 • Density 69/km2 (180/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 65221 / 65200
Elevation 409–579 m (1,342–1,900 ft)
(avg. 387 m or 1,270 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.

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

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