Montesquiou

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Montesquiou
A general view of Montesquiou
A general view of Montesquiou
Coat of arms of Montesquiou
Coat of arms
Location of Montesquiou
Montesquiou is located in France
Montesquiou
Montesquiou
Montesquiou is located in Occitanie
Montesquiou
Montesquiou
Coordinates: 43°34′46″N 0°19′47″E / 43.5794°N 0.3297°E / 43.5794; 0.3297Coordinates: 43°34′46″N 0°19′47″E / 43.5794°N 0.3297°E / 43.5794; 0.3297
CountryFrance
RegionOccitanie
DepartmentGers
ArrondissementMirande
CantonPardiac-Rivière-Basse
IntercommunalityCœur d'Astarac en Gascogne
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Robert Perrussan
Area
1
46.8 km2 (18.1 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
605
 • Density13/km2 (33/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
32285 /32320
Elevation145–256 m (476–840 ft)
(avg. 277 m or 909 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Montesquiou (Gascon: Montesquiu) is a commune in the Gers department in southwestern France. It is the historic seat of the Montesquiou family.

Geography[edit]

Montesquiou and its surrounding communes

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1962538—    
1968645+19.9%
1975605−6.2%
1982604−0.2%
1990579−4.1%
1999570−1.6%
2008605+6.1%

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References[edit]

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