Roquefort, Gers

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Roquefort
Commune
Roquefort is located in France
Roquefort
Roquefort
Location within Occitanie region
Roquefort is located in Occitanie
Roquefort
Roquefort
Coordinates: 43°45′33″N 0°36′13″E / 43.7592°N 0.6036°E / 43.7592; 0.6036Coordinates: 43°45′33″N 0°36′13″E / 43.7592°N 0.6036°E / 43.7592; 0.6036
Country France
Region Occitanie
Department Gers
Arrondissement Auch
Canton Gascogne-Auscitaine
Intercommunality Cœur de Gascogne
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Daniel Menon
Area1 7.21 km2 (2.78 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 256
 • Density 36/km2 (92/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 32347 /32390
Elevation 103–182 m (338–597 ft)
(avg. 158 m or 518 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.

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

Geography[edit]

Roquefort and its surrounding communes

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 163 —    
1968 140 −14.1%
1975 102 −27.1%
1982 175 +71.6%
1990 222 +26.9%
1999 230 +3.6%
2008 256 +11.3%

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