Mirande

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Mirande
Town hall
Town hall
Coat of arms of Mirande
Coat of arms
Location of Mirande
Mirande is located in France
Mirande
Mirande
Mirande is located in Occitanie
Mirande
Mirande
Coordinates: 43°31′N 0°24′E / 43.52°N 0.4°E / 43.52; 0.4Coordinates: 43°31′N 0°24′E / 43.52°N 0.4°E / 43.52; 0.4
CountryFrance
RegionOccitanie
DepartmentGers
ArrondissementMirande
CantonMirande-Astarac
IntercommunalityCœur d'Astarac en Gascogne
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Pierre Baudran
Area
1
23.42 km2 (9.04 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
3,823
 • Density160/km2 (420/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
32256 /32300
Elevation139–268 m (456–879 ft)
(avg. 170 m or 560 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Mirande (French: [mi.ʁɑ̃d]; Occitan: Miranda) is a commune in the Gers department in southwestern France.

Geography[edit]

Mirande and its surrounding communes

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
17931,655—    
18001,558−5.9%
18061,968+26.3%
18212,128+8.1%
18312,532+19.0%
18412,724+7.6%
18463,797+39.4%
18513,454−9.0%
18563,509+1.6%
18613,304−5.8%
18662,733−17.3%
18723,885+42.2%
18763,812−1.9%
18813,748−1.7%
18863,916+4.5%
18914,244+8.4%
18963,771−11.1%
19013,867+2.5%
19063,642−5.8%
19113,424−6.0%
19212,559−25.3%
19262,694+5.3%
19312,761+2.5%
19363,019+9.3%
19463,592+19.0%
19543,500−2.6%
19623,610+3.1%
19684,075+12.9%
19753,879−4.8%
19823,871−0.2%
19903,565−7.9%
19993,568+0.1%
20083,725+4.4%
20083,664−1.6%

Sites of interest[edit]

  • Town Hall
  • St. Mary's Cathedral
  • Astarac Square
  • Clock Tower
  • Rohan Tower

Leisure activities[edit]

  • Aquapark "Ludina"

Events[edit]

  • Country Music Festival
  • Traditional markets

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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

External links[edit]