Garos

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For the ancient Greek and Roman condiment, see garum.
Garos
Mairie de Garos.JPG
Garos is located in France
Garos
Garos
Coordinates: 43°30′26″N 0°28′19″W / 43.5072°N 0.4719°W / 43.5072; -0.4719Coordinates: 43°30′26″N 0°28′19″W / 43.5072°N 0.4719°W / 43.5072; -0.4719
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Pyrénées-Atlantiques
Arrondissement Pau
Canton Arzacq-Arraziguet
Intercommunality Communauté de communes du canton d'Arzacq
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Marc Theulé
Area1 12.06 km2 (4.66 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 209
 • Density 17/km2 (45/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 64234 /64410
Elevation 94–236 m (308–774 ft)
(avg. 191 m or 627 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.

Garos is a commune in the Pyrénées-Atlantiques department in south-western France.

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