Saint-Girons-en-Béarn

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Saint-Girons-en-Béarn
Commune
Saint-Girons-en-Béarn is located in France
Saint-Girons-en-Béarn
Saint-Girons-en-Béarn
Location within Nouvelle-Aquitaine region
Saint-Girons-en-Béarn is located in Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Saint-Girons-en-Béarn
Saint-Girons-en-Béarn
Coordinates: 43°33′18″N 0°49′44″W / 43.555°N 0.829°W / 43.555; -0.829Coordinates: 43°33′18″N 0°49′44″W / 43.555°N 0.829°W / 43.555; -0.829
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Pyrénées-Atlantiques
Arrondissement Pau
Canton Orthez et Terres des Gaves et du Sel
Intercommunality Canton of Orthez
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Pierre Lafargue
Area1 5.20 km2 (2.01 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 152
 • Density 29/km2 (76/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code 64479 /64300
Elevation 76–156 m (249–512 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.

Saint-Girons-en-Béarn is a commune in the Pyrénées-Atlantiques department in south-western France.

The commune was formerly called Saint-Girons, and was officially renamed Saint-Girons-en-Béarn on July 7, 2006.[1]

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