Fontanès, Gard

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Fontanès
Fontanès-Temple-20130825.jpg
Coat of arms of Fontanès
Coat of arms
Fontanès is located in France
Fontanès
Fontanès
Coordinates: 43°49′50″N 4°05′17″E / 43.8306°N 4.0881°E / 43.8306; 4.0881Coordinates: 43°49′50″N 4°05′17″E / 43.8306°N 4.0881°E / 43.8306; 4.0881
Country France
Region Languedoc-Roussillon
Department Gard
Arrondissement Nîmes
Canton Sommières
Intercommunality Pays de Sommières
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Paul Poussigues
Area
 • Land1 14.44 km2 (5.58 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 616
 • Population2 density 43/km2 (110/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 30114 / 30250
Elevation 24–163 m (79–535 ft)
(avg. 60 m or 200 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.

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

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Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1962 285 —    
1968 334 +17.2%
1975 326 −2.4%
1982 390 +19.6%
1990 436 +11.8%
1999 492 +12.8%
2008 616 +25.2%

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