Urt

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Urt
Commune
Town hall
Town hall
Coat of arms of Urt
Coat of arms
Urt is located in France
Urt
Urt
Location within Nouvelle-Aquitaine region
Urt is located in Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Urt
Urt
Coordinates: 43°29′41″N 1°17′21″W / 43.4947°N 1.2892°W / 43.4947; -1.2892Coordinates: 43°29′41″N 1°17′21″W / 43.4947°N 1.2892°W / 43.4947; -1.2892
CountryFrance
RegionNouvelle-Aquitaine
DepartmentPyrénées-Atlantiques
ArrondissementBayonne
CantonNive-Adour
IntercommunalityCA Pays Basque
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Robert Lataillade
Area118.99 km2 (7.33 sq mi)
Population (2006)21,988
 • Density100/km2 (270/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code64546 /64240
Elevation0–111 m (0–364 ft)
(avg. 40 m or 130 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.

Urt (Occitan: Urt; Basque: Ahurti) is a village in Gascony in the traditional province of Labourd, now a commune in the Pyrénées-Atlantiques department in south-western France.

Urt is the location of the Benedictine Belloc Abbey for monks and of St. Scholastica's Abbey for nuns.

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