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The chapel of Saint-Julien
The chapel of Saint-Julien
Coat of arms of Saléchan
Coat of arms
Saléchan is located in France
Coordinates: 42°57′24″N 0°37′55″E / 42.9567°N 0.6319°E / 42.9567; 0.6319Coordinates: 42°57′24″N 0°37′55″E / 42.9567°N 0.6319°E / 42.9567; 0.6319
Country France
Region Languedoc-Roussillon-Midi-Pyrénées
Department Hautes-Pyrénées
Arrondissement Bagnères-de-Bigorre
Canton Mauléon-Barousse
Intercommunality Communauté de communes Vallée de la Barousse
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Claude Subercaze
Area1 4.1 km2 (1.6 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 174
 • Density 42/km2 (110/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 65398 / 65370
Elevation 459–1,495 m (1,506–4,905 ft)
(avg. 450 m or 1,480 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.

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

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