Graveson

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Graveson
City gate
City gate
Coat of arms of Graveson
Coat of arms
Graveson is located in France
Graveson
Graveson
Coordinates: 43°51′04″N 4°46′25″E / 43.8511°N 4.7736°E / 43.8511; 4.7736Coordinates: 43°51′04″N 4°46′25″E / 43.8511°N 4.7736°E / 43.8511; 4.7736
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Bouches-du-Rhône
Arrondissement Arles
Canton Châteaurenard
Intercommunality Rhône Alpilles Durance
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Michel Pecout
Area
 • Land1 23.54 km2 (9.09 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 3,836
 • Population2 density 160/km2 (420/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 13045 / 13690
Elevation 8–143 m (26–469 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.

Graveson is a commune in the Bouches-du-Rhône department in southern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 1,600 —    
1800 1,520 −5.0%
1806 1,549 +1.9%
1821 1,454 −6.1%
1831 1,528 +5.1%
1836 1,478 −3.3%
1841 1,447 −2.1%
1846 1,570 +8.5%
1851 1,709 +8.9%
1856 1,675 −2.0%
1861 1,724 +2.9%
1866 1,700 −1.4%
1872 1,659 −2.4%
1876 1,600 −3.6%
1881 1,570 −1.9%
1886 1,622 +3.3%
1891 1,615 −0.4%
1896 1,616 +0.1%
1901 1,684 +4.2%
1906 1,754 +4.2%
1911 1,758 +0.2%
1921 1,665 −5.3%
1926 1,814 +8.9%
1931 1,805 −0.5%
1936 1,888 +4.6%
1946 1,935 +2.5%
1954 1,912 −1.2%
1962 2,035 +6.4%
1968 2,024 −0.5%
1975 2,134 +5.4%
1982 2,276 +6.7%
1990 2,752 +20.9%
1999 3,185 +15.7%
2008 3,836 +20.4%

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