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The village seen from Averan
The village seen from Averan
Coat of arms of Layrisse
Coat of arms
Layrisse is located in France
Coordinates: 43°08′25″N 0°02′23″E / 43.1403°N 0.0397°E / 43.1403; 0.0397Coordinates: 43°08′25″N 0°02′23″E / 43.1403°N 0.0397°E / 43.1403; 0.0397
Country France
Region Occitanie
Department Hautes-Pyrénées
Arrondissement Arrondissement of Tarbes
Canton Canton of Ossun
Intercommunality Communauté de communes du Canton d'Ossun
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Claude Rousse
Area1 3.33 km2 (1.29 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 148
 • Density 44/km2 (120/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 65268 /65380
Elevation 378–529 m (1,240–1,736 ft)
(avg. 480 m or 1,570 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.

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

It has a land area of 3.33 square kilometers situated between Visker on the Northwest and Orincles on the Southeast.

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