Orbessan

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Orbessan
The town hall in Orbessan
The town hall in Orbessan
Coat of arms of Orbessan
Coat of arms
Location of Orbessan
Orbessan is located in France
Orbessan
Orbessan
Orbessan is located in Occitanie
Orbessan
Orbessan
Coordinates: 43°32′41″N 0°36′37″E / 43.5447°N 0.6103°E / 43.5447; 0.6103Coordinates: 43°32′41″N 0°36′37″E / 43.5447°N 0.6103°E / 43.5447; 0.6103
CountryFrance
RegionOccitanie
DepartmentGers
ArrondissementMirande
CantonAuch-3
IntercommunalityVal de Gers
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Robert Gagneux
Area
1
8.24 km2 (3.18 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
281
 • Density34/km2 (88/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
32300 /32260
Elevation152–273 m (499–896 ft)
(avg. 168 m or 551 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

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

Geography[edit]

Localisation[edit]

Orbessan is located 13 km south of Auch and 6 km north of Seissan, along the Gers river.

Orbessan and its surrounding communes

Neighbouring communes[edit]

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1962102—    
1968114+11.8%
1975104−8.8%
1982134+28.8%
1990159+18.7%
1999213+34.0%
2008266+24.9%

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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