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Coat of arms of Puntous
Coat of arms
Puntous is located in France
Coordinates: 43°18′16″N 0°28′16″E / 43.3044°N 0.4711°E / 43.3044; 0.4711Coordinates: 43°18′16″N 0°28′16″E / 43.3044°N 0.4711°E / 43.3044; 0.4711
Country France
Region Occitanie
Department Hautes-Pyrénées
Arrondissement Tarbes
Canton Les Coteaux
Intercommunality Communauté de communes du Magnoac
Area1 8.85 km2 (3.42 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 199
 • Density 22/km2 (58/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 65373 /65230
Elevation 241–345 m (791–1,132 ft)
(avg. 326 m or 1,070 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.

Puntous is a commune in the Hautes-Pyrénées department in south-western France.


The Petite Baïse forms part of the commune's southern border, flows northward through the middle of the commune, then forms most of the commune's north-western border.

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