Tarascon-sur-Ariège

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Tarascon-sur-Ariège
Commune
The Castélla
The Castélla
Coat of arms of Tarascon-sur-Ariège
Coat of arms
Tarascon-sur-Ariège is located in France
Tarascon-sur-Ariège
Tarascon-sur-Ariège
Location within Occitanie region
Tarascon-sur-Ariège is located in Occitanie
Tarascon-sur-Ariège
Tarascon-sur-Ariège
Coordinates: 42°50′54″N 1°36′22″E / 42.8483°N 1.606°E / 42.8483; 1.606Coordinates: 42°50′54″N 1°36′22″E / 42.8483°N 1.606°E / 42.8483; 1.606
Country France
Region Occitanie
Department Ariège
Arrondissement Foix
Canton Sabarthès
Intercommunality Pays de Tarascon
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Alain Sutra
Area1 8.65 km2 (3.34 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 3,495
 • Density 400/km2 (1,000/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code 09306 /09400
Elevation 463–1,187 m (1,519–3,894 ft)
(avg. 475 m or 1,558 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.

Tarascon-sur-Ariège (Languedocien: Tarascon d’Arièja) is a commune in the Ariège department in southwestern France.

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Inhabitants of Tarascon-sur-Ariège are called Tarasconnais.

Historical population
YearPop.±%
19623,759—    
19683,952+5.1%
19754,197+6.2%
19823,916−6.7%
19903,533−9.8%
19993,446−2.5%
20083,495+1.4%
Town center

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