Lupiac

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Lupiac
The town hall in Lupiac
The town hall in Lupiac
Location of Lupiac
Lupiac is located in France
Lupiac
Lupiac
Lupiac is located in Occitanie
Lupiac
Lupiac
Coordinates: 43°41′N 0°11′E / 43.68°N 0.18°E / 43.68; 0.18Coordinates: 43°41′N 0°11′E / 43.68°N 0.18°E / 43.68; 0.18
CountryFrance
RegionOccitanie
DepartmentGers
ArrondissementAuch
CantonFezensac
IntercommunalityArtagnan en Fézensac
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Yves Rispat
Area
1
34.5 km2 (13.3 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
314
 • Density9.1/km2 (24/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
32219 /32290
Elevation141–247 m (463–810 ft)
(avg. 248 m or 814 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Lupiac is a commune in the Gers department in southwestern France.

Geography[edit]

Lupiac and its surrounding communes

The Auzoue forms most of the commune's southeastern border.

The Douze forms the commune's western border.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
18501,376—    
1962585−57.5%
1968505−13.7%
1975433−14.3%
1982400−7.6%
1990356−11.0%
1999312−12.4%
2008308−1.3%
2012302−1.9%

Literature[edit]

Charles de Batz de Castelmore d'Artagnan (c. 1611 – 25 June 1673), a captain of the Musketeers of the Guard, was born here. A fictionalized version of his life is central to The Three Musketeers by Alexandre Dumas, père. Lupiac has a museum dedicated to him.

Castle of d'Artagnan

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.