Fournès

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Fournès
Eglise à Fournès.JPG
Coat of arms of Fournès
Coat of arms
Fournès is located in France
Fournès
Fournès
Coordinates: 43°55′46″N 4°36′06″E / 43.9294°N 4.6017°E / 43.9294; 4.6017Coordinates: 43°55′46″N 4°36′06″E / 43.9294°N 4.6017°E / 43.9294; 4.6017
Country France
Region Languedoc-Roussillon
Department Gard
Arrondissement Nîmes
Canton Remoulins
Intercommunality Pont du Gard
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Daniel Obadia
Area1 17.66 km2 (6.82 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 891
 • Density 50/km2 (130/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 30116 / 30210
Elevation 7–172 m (23–564 ft)
(avg. 35 m or 115 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.

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

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Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 375 —    
1968 428 +14.1%
1975 465 +8.6%
1982 514 +10.5%
1990 590 +14.8%
1999 738 +25.1%
2008 891 +20.7%

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