Mons, Gard

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Mons
Coat of arms of Mons
Coat of arms
Mons is located in France
Mons
Mons
Coordinates: 44°06′56″N 4°10′30″E / 44.1156°N 4.175°E / 44.1156; 4.175Coordinates: 44°06′56″N 4°10′30″E / 44.1156°N 4.175°E / 44.1156; 4.175
Country France
Region Languedoc-Roussillon
Department Gard
Arrondissement Alès
Canton Alès-Sud-Est
Intercommunality Grand Alès
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Roger Bertrand
Area
 • Land1 15.94 km2 (6.15 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 1,451
 • Population2 density 91/km2 (240/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 30173 / 30340
Elevation 129–281 m (423–922 ft)
(avg. 179 m or 587 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.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1793 440 —    
1821 521 +18.4%
1846 600 +15.2%
1872 597 −0.5%
1901 683 +14.4%
1926 617 −9.7%
1946 479 −22.4%
1962 568 +18.6%
1968 513 −9.7%
1975 644 +25.5%
1982 1,040 +61.5%
1990 1,387 +33.4%
1999 1,349 −2.7%
2008 1,451 +7.6%

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