Montferrier

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For the town in Hérault, see Montferrier-sur-Lez.
Montferrier
Monts d'Olmes ski resort
Monts d'Olmes ski resort
Coat of arms of Montferrier
Coat of arms
Montferrier is located in France
Montferrier
Montferrier
Coordinates: 42°53′47″N 1°47′43″E / 42.8964°N 1.7953°E / 42.8964; 1.7953Coordinates: 42°53′47″N 1°47′43″E / 42.8964°N 1.7953°E / 42.8964; 1.7953
Country France
Region Midi-Pyrénées
Department Ariège
Arrondissement Foix
Canton Lavelanet
Intercommunality Pays d'Olmes
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Christian Laffont
Area1 51.79 km2 (20.00 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 647
 • Density 12/km2 (32/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 09206 / 09300
Elevation 548–2,343 m (1,798–7,687 ft)
(avg. 684 m or 2,244 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.

Montferrier is a commune in the Ariège department in southwestern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 672 —    
1968 742 +10.4%
1975 735 −0.9%
1982 733 −0.3%
1990 748 +2.0%
1999 664 −11.2%
2008 647 −2.6%

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