From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Ascarat is located in France
Coordinates: 43°10′17″N 1°15′14″W / 43.1714°N 1.2539°W / 43.1714; -1.2539Coordinates: 43°10′17″N 1°15′14″W / 43.1714°N 1.2539°W / 43.1714; -1.2539
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Pyrénées-Atlantiques
Arrondissement Bayonne
Canton Saint-Étienne-de-Baïgorry
Intercommunality communauté de communes de Garazi-Baïgorri
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Michel Galant
Area1 5.82 km2 (2.25 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 280
 • Density 48.1/km2 (124.6/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 64066 /64220
Elevation 120–446 m (394–1,463 ft)
(avg. 161 m or 528 ft)

1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.

Ascarat is a commune of the Pyrénées-Atlantiques département in the southwestern part of France.