Lanta, Haute-Garonne

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Lanta
The town hall in Lanta
The town hall in Lanta
Coat of arms of Lanta
Coat of arms
Location of Lanta
Lanta is located in France
Lanta
Lanta
Lanta is located in Occitanie
Lanta
Lanta
Coordinates: 43°33′37″N 1°39′20″E / 43.5603°N 1.6556°E / 43.5603; 1.6556Coordinates: 43°33′37″N 1°39′20″E / 43.5603°N 1.6556°E / 43.5603; 1.6556
CountryFrance
RegionOccitanie
DepartmentHaute-Garonne
ArrondissementToulouse
CantonRevel
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Marc Mengaud
Area
1
30.12 km2 (11.63 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
2,064
 • Density69/km2 (180/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
31271 /31570
Elevation159–275 m (522–902 ft)
(avg. 230 m or 750 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Lanta is a commune in the Haute-Garonne department in southwestern France.

History[edit]

The attempt of the capitoul Pierre Hunault, sieur de Lanta, to seize control of Toulouse's Capitol was the immediate cause of the 1562 riots there.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1962835—    
1968874+4.7%
1975908+3.9%
19821,026+13.0%
19901,144+11.5%
19991,175+2.7%
20081,542+31.2%

Monument[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.