Boô-Silhen is a commune in the Hautes-Pyrénées department in southwestern France.

Boô-Silhen
Church of St. Vincent
Church of St. Vincent
Coat of arms of Boô-Silhen
Location of Boô-Silhen
Boô-Silhen is located in France
Boô-Silhen
Boô-Silhen
Boô-Silhen is located in Occitanie
Boô-Silhen
Boô-Silhen
Coordinates: 43°01′10″N 0°04′19″W / 43.0194°N 0.0719°W / 43.0194; -0.0719Coordinates: 43°01′10″N 0°04′19″W / 43.0194°N 0.0719°W / 43.0194; -0.0719
CountryFrance
RegionOccitania
DepartmentHautes-Pyrénées
ArrondissementArgelès-Gazost
CantonLa Vallée des Gaves
Government
 • Mayor (2020–2026) Francis Coste[1]
Area
1
3.12 km2 (1.20 sq mi)
Population
 (Jan. 2019)[2]
325
 • Density100/km2 (270/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
65098 /65400
Elevation399–599 m (1,309–1,965 ft)
(avg. 406 m or 1,332 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

PopulationEdit

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1962144—    
1968165+14.6%
1975164−0.6%
1982275+67.7%
1990269−2.2%
1999271+0.7%
2006274+1.1%
2007274+0.0%
2009282+2.9%
2012270−4.3%
2015288+6.7%
2017310+7.6%
2018315+1.6%

The inhabitants of the commune are known as Boôsilheniens.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Répertoire national des élus: les maires". data.gouv.fr, Plateforme ouverte des données publiques françaises (in French). 2 December 2020.
  2. ^ "Populations légales 2019". The National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies. 29 December 2021.