Saint-Béat

Saint-Béat (Gascon: Sent Biat) is a commune in the Haute-Garonne department in southwestern France. On 1 January 2019, it was merged into the new commune Saint-Béat-Lez.[2]

Saint-Béat
The Garonne river and the village of Saint-Béat
The Garonne river and the village of Saint-Béat
Coat of arms of Saint-Béat
Coat of arms
Location of Saint-Béat
Saint-Béat is located in France
Saint-Béat
Saint-Béat
Saint-Béat is located in Occitanie
Saint-Béat
Saint-Béat
Coordinates: 42°54′54″N 0°41′36″E / 42.915°N 0.6933°E / 42.915; 0.6933Coordinates: 42°54′54″N 0°41′36″E / 42.915°N 0.6933°E / 42.915; 0.6933
CountryFrance
RegionOccitanie
DepartmentHaute-Garonne
ArrondissementSaint-Gaudens
CantonBagnères-de-Luchon
CommuneSaint-Béat-Lez
Area
1
7.37 km2 (2.85 sq mi)
Population
 (2016)[1]
345
 • Density47/km2 (120/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal code
31440
Elevation476–1,760 m (1,562–5,774 ft)
(avg. 500 m or 1,600 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

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PopulationEdit

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1962687—    
1968755+9.9%
1975611−19.1%
1982543−11.1%
1990547+0.7%
1999364−33.5%
2008394+8.2%
 
Saint-Béat by Eugène de Malbos, near 1840.

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