Mars, Ardèche

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Mars
The church of Saint Romain, in the commune of Mars
The church of Saint Romain, in the commune of Mars
Mars is located in France
Mars
Mars
Coordinates: 45°01′20″N 4°19′19″E / 45.0222°N 4.3219°E / 45.0222; 4.3219Coordinates: 45°01′20″N 4°19′19″E / 45.0222°N 4.3219°E / 45.0222; 4.3219
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Arrondissement Tournon-sur-Rhône
Canton Saint-Agrève
Intercommunality Haut-Vivarais
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Henri Guillot
Area1 18.69 km2 (7.22 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 281
 • Density 15/km2 (39/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 07151 / 07320
Elevation 759–1,138 m (2,490–3,734 ft)
(avg. 1,100 m or 3,600 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.

Mars is a commune in the Ardèche department in southern France.

Geography[edit]

The river Lignon du Velay forms part of the commune's northwest border.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 493 —    
1968 396 −19.7%
1975 295 −25.5%
1982 244 −17.3%
1990 181 −25.8%
1999 216 +19.3%
2008 281 +30.1%

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