Chambon, Gard

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Chambon
Le Chambon (église).JPG
Chambon is located in France
Chambon
Chambon
Coordinates: 44°18′10″N 4°01′07″E / 44.3028°N 4.0186°E / 44.3028; 4.0186Coordinates: 44°18′10″N 4°01′07″E / 44.3028°N 4.0186°E / 44.3028; 4.0186
Country France
Region Languedoc-Roussillon
Department Gard
Arrondissement Alès
Canton Génolhac
Intercommunality Hautes Cévennes
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Serge Meurtin
Area
 • Land1 14.65 km2 (5.66 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 276
 • Population2 density 19/km2 (49/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 30079 / 30450
Elevation 207–644 m (679–2,113 ft)
(avg. 250 m or 820 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.

Chambon is a commune in the Gard department in southern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1841 637 —    
1846 640 +0.5%
1851 624 −2.5%
1856 643 +3.0%
1861 625 −2.8%
1866 646 +3.4%
1872 676 +4.6%
1876 757 +12.0%
1881 747 −1.3%
1886 813 +8.8%
1891 820 +0.9%
1896 898 +9.5%
1901 792 −11.8%
1906 807 +1.9%
1911 770 −4.6%
1921 676 −12.2%
1926 670 −0.9%
1931 587 −12.4%
1936 564 −3.9%
1946 557 −1.2%
1954 525 −5.7%
1962 418 −20.4%
1968 273 −34.7%
1975 222 −18.7%
1982 183 −17.6%
1990 196 +7.1%
1999 240 +22.4%
2008 276 +15.0%

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