|Abbey St Félix de Montceau.|
|Intercommunality||Bassin de Thau|
|Elevation||10–232 m (33–761 ft)
(avg. 44 m or 144 ft)
|Land area1||16.56 km2 (6.39 sq mi)|
|- Density||343 /km2 (890 /sq mi)|
|INSEE/Postal code||34113/ 34770|
|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.|
Its inhabitants are called Gigeannais.
Gigean is 18 km (11 mi) from Montpellier and 14 km (8.7 mi) from Sète.
The A9 autoroute exchange is 2 km (1.2 mi) south, which runs to the A75 33 km (21 mi) away at Clermont-l'Hérault.
The climate is Mediterranean: warm and dry in the sumer, mild in the winter. Autumn is often marked by rain and heavy wind.
Neighboring communes 
- Saint Félix-de-Montceau: 13th century abbey, a listed monument historique since 1925, now in ruins, situated on the Gardiole hills.
- Église Saint Genis: 13th century church.
See also 
- Ministry of Culture: Ancienne abbaye Saint-Félix-de-Montceau (French)
- (French) Official site
- (French) "Gigean-village" Information about the commune
- (French) Abbey
- (French) Gigean on Quid
- (French) Map
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