Plaisance, Gers

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Plaisance (Plasença)
The bridge on the river Arros
The bridge on the river Arros
Coat of arms of Plaisance (Plasença)
Coat of arms
Plaisance (Plasença) is located in France
Plaisance (Plasença)
Plaisance (Plasença)
Coordinates: 43°36′24″N 0°02′50″E / 43.6067°N 0.0472°E / 43.6067; 0.0472Coordinates: 43°36′24″N 0°02′50″E / 43.6067°N 0.0472°E / 43.6067; 0.0472
Country France
Region Occitanie
Department Gers
Arrondissement Mirande
Canton Pardiac-Rivière-Basse
Intercommunality Bastides et vallons du Gers
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Régis Soubabère
Area1 13.71 km2 (5.29 sq mi)
Population (2012)2 1,475
 • Density 110/km2 (280/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 32319 /32160
Elevation 122–186 m (400–610 ft)
(avg. 131 m or 430 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.

Plaisance (Gascon: Plasença) is a commune in the Gers department in southwestern France.

Geography[edit]

Plaisance and its surrounding communes

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 1,490 —    
1968 1,535 +3.0%
1975 1,576 +2.7%
1982 1,575 −0.1%
1990 1,657 +5.2%
1999 1,479 −10.7%
2008 1,465 −0.9%
2012 1,475 +0.7%

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