Monfaucon, Hautes-Pyrénées

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Coat of arms of Monfaucon
Coat of arms
Monfaucon is located in France
Coordinates: 43°27′10″N 0°07′01″E / 43.4528°N 0.1169°E / 43.4528; 0.1169Coordinates: 43°27′10″N 0°07′01″E / 43.4528°N 0.1169°E / 43.4528; 0.1169
Country France
Region Occitanie
Department Hautes-Pyrénées
Arrondissement Arrondissement of Tarbes
Canton Canton of Rabastens-de-Bigorre
Intercommunality Communauté de communes Adour-Rustan-Arros
 • Mayor (2001–2008) R. Dubertrand
Area1 10.38 km2 (4.01 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 163
 • Density 16/km2 (41/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 65314 / 65140
Elevation 157–281 m (515–922 ft)
(avg. 270 m or 890 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.

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

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