Garons

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Garons
Town hall
Town hall
Coat of arms of Garons
Coat of arms
Garons is located in France
Garons
Garons
Coordinates: 43°46′09″N 4°25′45″E / 43.7692°N 4.4292°E / 43.7692; 4.4292Coordinates: 43°46′09″N 4°25′45″E / 43.7692°N 4.4292°E / 43.7692; 4.4292
Country France
Region Languedoc-Roussillon
Department Gard
Arrondissement Nîmes
Canton La Vistrenque
Intercommunality Nîmes Métropole
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Alain Dalmas
Area1 12.28 km2 (4.74 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 4,373
 • Density 360/km2 (920/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 30125 / 30128
Elevation 54–96 m (177–315 ft)
(avg. 94 m or 308 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.

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

The Nîmes-Alès-Camargue-Cévennes Airport, also called "Garons Airport" is located very close to Garons, on the territory of the commune of Saint-Gilles.

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Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 664 —    
1968 1,317 +98.3%
1975 2,049 +55.6%
1982 2,788 +36.1%
1990 3,648 +30.8%
1999 3,692 +1.2%
2008 4,373 +18.4%

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