Dions

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Dions
Dions (Gard, Fr), église de Vic.JPG
Coat of arms of Dions
Coat of arms
Dions is located in France
Dions
Dions
Coordinates: 43°55′57″N 4°17′50″E / 43.9325°N 4.2972°E / 43.9325; 4.2972Coordinates: 43°55′57″N 4°17′50″E / 43.9325°N 4.2972°E / 43.9325; 4.2972
Country France
Region Languedoc-Roussillon
Department Gard
Arrondissement Nîmes
Canton Saint-Chaptes
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Christian Silbermann
Area1 11.32 km2 (4.37 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 557
 • Density 49/km2 (130/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 30102 / 30190
Elevation 52–175 m (171–574 ft)
(avg. 42 m or 138 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.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 311 —    
1968 378 +21.5%
1975 377 −0.3%
1982 393 +4.2%
1990 453 +15.3%
1999 522 +15.2%
2008 557 +6.7%

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