Ur, Pyrénées-Orientales

Ur (French pronunciation: ​[yːʁ]), Occitan pronunciation: [yɾ] is a commune in the Pyrénées-Orientales department in southern France.

Ur
The church of Saint-Martin, in Ur
The church of Saint-Martin, in Ur
Coat of arms of Ur
Coat of arms
Location of Ur
Ur is located in France
Ur
Ur
Ur is located in Occitanie
Ur
Ur
Coordinates: 42°27′46″N 1°56′18″E / 42.4628°N 1.9383°E / 42.4628; 1.9383Coordinates: 42°27′46″N 1°56′18″E / 42.4628°N 1.9383°E / 42.4628; 1.9383
CountryFrance
RegionOccitanie
DepartmentPyrénées-Orientales
ArrondissementPrades
CantonLes Pyrénées catalanes
IntercommunalityPyrénées Cerdagne
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Christian Ginestet
Area
1
6.79 km2 (2.62 sq mi)
Population
 (2017-01-01)[1]
363
 • Density53/km2 (140/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
66218 /66760
Elevation1,155–1,540 m (3,789–5,052 ft)
(avg. 1,250 m or 4,100 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

GeographyEdit

Ur is located in the canton of Les Pyrénées catalanes and in the arrondissement of Prades.

 
Map of Ur and its surrounding communes

PopulationEdit

 
Population 1962-2008

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2017". INSEE. Retrieved 6 January 2020.