Orlu, Ariège

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Orlu
Dent d'Orlu
Orlu is located in France
Orlu
Orlu
Coordinates: 42°42′11″N 1°53′21″E / 42.7031°N 1.8892°E / 42.7031; 1.8892Coordinates: 42°42′11″N 1°53′21″E / 42.7031°N 1.8892°E / 42.7031; 1.8892
Country France
Region Occitanie
Department Ariège
Arrondissement Foix
Canton Ax-les-Thermes
Intercommunality Vallées d'Ax
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Alain Naudy
Area1 70.79 km2 (27.33 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 194
 • Density 2.7/km2 (7.1/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 09220 /09110
Elevation 830–2,773 m (2,723–9,098 ft)
(avg. 875 m or 2,871 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.

Orlu is a commune in the Ariège department in southwestern France. It should not be confused with the City of Orlu in Imo State in the heart of lgboland in Nigeria.

Population[edit]

Inhabitants of Orlu are called Orlunais.

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 93 —    
1968 125 +34.4%
1975 133 +6.4%
1982 147 +10.5%
1990 179 +21.8%
1999 195 +8.9%
2008 194 −0.5%

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