Saurat

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Saurat
Commune
Saurat seen from above
Saurat seen from above
Coat of arms of Saurat
Coat of arms
Saurat is located in France
Saurat
Saurat
Location within Occitanie region
Saurat is located in Occitanie
Saurat
Saurat
Coordinates: 42°52′42″N 1°32′18″E / 42.8783°N 1.5383°E / 42.8783; 1.5383Coordinates: 42°52′42″N 1°32′18″E / 42.8783°N 1.5383°E / 42.8783; 1.5383
Country France
Region Occitanie
Department Ariège
Arrondissement Foix
Canton Sabarthès
Intercommunality Pays de Tarascon
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Anne-Marie Basseras
Area1 44.29 km2 (17.10 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 596
 • Density 13/km2 (35/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 09280 /09400
Elevation 621–1,941 m (2,037–6,368 ft)
(avg. 678 m or 2,224 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.

Saurat is a commune in the Ariège department in southwestern France.

Population[edit]

Inhabitants of Saurat are called Sauratois.

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1962915—    
19681,007+10.1%
1975812−19.4%
1982693−14.7%
1990652−5.9%
1999601−7.8%
2008596−0.8%

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