Montsaunès

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Montsaunès
The church in Montsaunès
The church in Montsaunès
Coat of arms of Montsaunès
Coat of arms
Location of Montsaunès
Montsaunès is located in France
Montsaunès
Montsaunès
Montsaunès is located in Occitanie
Montsaunès
Montsaunès
Coordinates: 43°06′44″N 0°56′15″E / 43.1122°N 0.9375°E / 43.1122; 0.9375Coordinates: 43°06′44″N 0°56′15″E / 43.1122°N 0.9375°E / 43.1122; 0.9375
CountryFrance
RegionOccitanie
DepartmentHaute-Garonne
ArrondissementSaint-Gaudens
CantonBagnères-de-Luchon
IntercommunalitySalies-du-Salat
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Maryse Mourlan
Area
1
9.12 km2 (3.52 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
479
 • Density53/km2 (140/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
31391 /31260
Elevation285–411 m (935–1,348 ft)
(avg. 325 m or 1,066 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1962360—    
1968371+3.1%
1975385+3.8%
1982402+4.4%
1990362−10.0%
1999379+4.7%
2008403+6.3%

In popular culture[edit]

The Templar chapel of St Christophe features in the 2013 crypto-thriller The Sword of Moses by Dominic Selwood.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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