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The 12th Century church of Noguès
|• Mayor (2008–2014)||Jean-Marie Monreysse|
|Area1||25.8 km2 (10.0 sq mi)|
|• Density||19/km2 (50/sq mi)|
|Time zone||CET (UTC+1)|
|• Summer (DST)||CEST (UTC+2)|
|INSEE/Postal code||09164 /09420|
410–820 m (1,350–2,690 ft) |
(avg. 493 m or 1,617 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.
Lescure (in Occitan Era Escura) is a commune, located in the department of Ariège in Occitanie region, southern France.
Its inhabitants are called Escurois.
Commune of the Pyrenees located in the urban area of Saint - Girons on the Baup . It is part of the Regional Natural Park of the Pyrenees ariégeoises .
Politics and Administration
|List of successive mayors|
|2014- In progress||Maryse Perigaud||SE|
|Missing data are to be completed.|
The evolution of the number of inhabitants is known through the population censuses carried out in the commune since 1793. From January 1, 2009 , The legal populations of the communes are published annually in the framework of a census which is now based on an annual information gathering, successively covering all the communal territories over a period of five years. For municipalities with less than 10 000 inhabitants , a census survey covering the entire population is carried out every five years , the legal populations of the intermediate years being estimated by interpolation or extrapolation 1 . For the commune, the first comprehensive census under the new system was carried out in 2006 2 , Note 1 .
In 2014, the municipality had 501 inhabitants, a decrease of -1.18% compared with 2009 ( Ariège : 0.95%, France excluding Mayotte : 2.49%).
Places and monuments
The bell tower of Nogues of the thirteenth century is located on the road to Santiago de Compostela . Place currently preserved by the association "Les Amis du Clocher de Nogues". The remains of this ancient church were listed historic monument by decree of June 6, 2012 .
- Robert Redeker (born 1954), philosopher and writer
- Thierry Escaich (born 1965), organist and composer, born in Nogent-sur-Marne but part of the family of which is attached to Lescure.
- Raoul Béteille (1924-2015), magistrate
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