Rivières, Gard

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Rivières
Coat of arms of Rivières
Coat of arms
Rivières is located in France
Rivières
Rivières
Coordinates: 44°13′38″N 4°16′32″E / 44.2272°N 4.2756°E / 44.2272; 4.2756Coordinates: 44°13′38″N 4°16′32″E / 44.2272°N 4.2756°E / 44.2272; 4.2756
Country France
Region Languedoc-Roussillon
Department Gard
Arrondissement Alès
Canton Barjac
Intercommunality Pays de Cèze
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Patrice Rouquette
Area1 9.96 km2 (3.85 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 324
 • Density 33/km2 (84/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 30215 / 30430
Elevation 109–414 m (358–1,358 ft)
(avg. 150 m or 490 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.

Rivières, sometimes referred to as Rivières-de-Theyrargues, is a commune in the Gard department in southern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 603 —    
1821 611 +1.3%
1846 778 +27.3%
1872 643 −17.4%
1901 494 −23.2%
1926 345 −30.2%
1946 245 −29.0%
1962 261 +6.5%
1968 240 −8.0%
1975 239 −0.4%
1982 238 −0.4%
1990 227 −4.6%
1999 234 +3.1%
2008 324 +38.5%

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