Orgeix

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Orgeix
The church and surroundings in Orgeix
The church and surroundings in Orgeix
Orgeix is located in France
Orgeix
Orgeix
Coordinates: 42°42′35″N 1°52′02″E / 42.7097°N 1.8672°E / 42.7097; 1.8672Coordinates: 42°42′35″N 1°52′02″E / 42.7097°N 1.8672°E / 42.7097; 1.8672
Country France
Region Midi-Pyrénées
Department Ariège
Arrondissement Foix
Canton Ax-les-Thermes
Intercommunality Vallées d'Ax
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Gérard Authier
Area1 18.39 km2 (7.10 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 101
 • Density 5.5/km2 (14/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 09218 / 09110
Elevation 800–2,481 m (2,625–8,140 ft)
(avg. 820 m or 2,690 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.

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

It is located just two kilometers from the hot springs and ski resort Ax-les-Thermes and European Route E09

Population[edit]

Inhabitants are called Orgeixois.

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 46 —    
1968 61 +32.6%
1975 61 +0.0%
1982 53 −13.1%
1990 65 +22.6%
1999 71 +9.2%
2008 101 +42.3%

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