Vernet, Haute-Garonne

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Vernet
Coat of arms of Vernet
Coat of arms
Vernet is located in France
Vernet
Vernet
Coordinates: 43°26′02″N 1°25′58″E / 43.4339°N 1.4328°E / 43.4339; 1.4328Coordinates: 43°26′02″N 1°25′58″E / 43.4339°N 1.4328°E / 43.4339; 1.4328
Country France
Region Midi-Pyrénées
Department Haute-Garonne
Arrondissement Muret
Canton Auterive
Intercommunality Lèze-Ariège-Garonne
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Serge Demange
Area1 10.07 km2 (3.89 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 2,087
 • Density 210/km2 (540/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 31574 / 31810
Elevation 279–504 m (915–1,654 ft)
(avg. 166 m or 545 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.

Vernet (Occitan: Vernet) is a commune in the Haute-Garonne department in southwestern France.

Geography[edit]

The Lèze forms most of the commune's northwestern border.

The Ariège forms the commune's eastern border.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 771 —    
1968 883 +14.5%
1975 985 +11.6%
1982 1,175 +19.3%
1990 1,430 +21.7%
1999 1,585 +10.8%
2008 2,087 +31.7%

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