Pessan

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Pessan
Eglise de Pessan.JPG
Pessan is located in France
Pessan
Pessan
Coordinates: 43°37′16″N 0°38′57″E / 43.6211°N 0.6492°E / 43.6211; 0.6492Coordinates: 43°37′16″N 0°38′57″E / 43.6211°N 0.6492°E / 43.6211; 0.6492
Country France
Region Occitanie
Department Gers
Arrondissement Auch
Canton Auch-3
Intercommunality Grand Auch
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jacques Seres
Area1 26.87 km2 (10.37 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 689
 • Density 26/km2 (66/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 32312 /32550
Elevation 153–292 m (502–958 ft)
(avg. 140 m or 460 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.

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

Geography[edit]

Pessan and its surrounding communes

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 410 —    
1968 422 +2.9%
1975 524 +24.2%
1982 604 +15.3%
1990 660 +9.3%
1999 634 −3.9%
2008 689 +8.7%

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