Ignaux

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Ignaux
Commune
Ignaux is located in France
Ignaux
Ignaux
Location within Occitanie region
Ignaux is located in Occitanie
Ignaux
Ignaux
Coordinates: 42°43′56″N 1°50′27″E / 42.7322°N 1.8408°E / 42.7322; 1.8408Coordinates: 42°43′56″N 1°50′27″E / 42.7322°N 1.8408°E / 42.7322; 1.8408
Country France
Region Occitanie
Department Ariège
Arrondissement Foix
Canton Haute-Ariège
Intercommunality Vallées d'Ax
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Michel Barre
Area1 5.49 km2 (2.12 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 82
 • Density 15/km2 (39/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code 09140 /09110
Elevation 840–1,722 m (2,756–5,650 ft)
(avg. 950 m or 3,120 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.

Ignaux is a commune in the Ariège department in southwestern France.

Location[edit]

Ignaux is 33 km from Foix, the department capital. It is 36 km from Andorra and the French border with Spain.

The closest airport to Ignaux is Carcassonne Airport (66 km); also nearby are Perpignan Airport (84 km), Toulouse Airport (106 km), or Beziers Airport (140 km).

Attractions[edit]

Tourist attractions near Ignaux include Ax-les-Thermes (1 km) and Montsegur (16 km). The Fontaine Intermittente de Fontestorbes is a listed 'site of natural beauty' (21 km) and Lac des Bouillouses is a listed 'site of natural beauty' (22 km).[1]

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
196217—    
196832+88.2%
197521−34.4%
198220−4.8%
199031+55.0%
199959+90.3%
200882+39.0%

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