Riscle

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Riscle (Riscla)
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Coat of arms of Riscle (Riscla)
Coat of arms
Riscle (Riscla) is located in France
Riscle (Riscla)
Riscle (Riscla)
Coordinates: 43°39′27″N 0°05′09″W / 43.6575°N 0.0858°W / 43.6575; -0.0858Coordinates: 43°39′27″N 0°05′09″W / 43.6575°N 0.0858°W / 43.6575; -0.0858
Country France
Region Occitanie
Department Gers
Arrondissement Mirande
Canton Adour-Gersoise
Intercommunality Monts et vallées de l'Adour
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Guy Darrieux
Area1 31.74 km2 (12.25 sq mi)
Population (2012)2 1,710
 • Density 54/km2 (140/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 32344 /32400
Elevation 96–206 m (315–676 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.

Riscle (Gascon: Riscla) is a commune in the Gers department in southwestern France.

Geography[edit]

Riscle and its surrounding communes

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 1,679 —    
1968 1,845 +9.9%
1975 1,841 −0.2%
1982 1,867 +1.4%
1990 1,778 −4.8%
1999 1,675 −5.8%
2008 1,707 +1.9%
2012 1,710 +0.2%

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