Saint-Laurent-d'Aigouze

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Saint-Laurent-d'Aigouze
Eglise Saint-Laurent-d'Aigouze.JPG
Coat of arms of Saint-Laurent-d'Aigouze
Coat of arms
Saint-Laurent-d'Aigouze is located in France
Saint-Laurent-d'Aigouze
Saint-Laurent-d'Aigouze
Coordinates: 43°38′07″N 4°11′46″E / 43.6353°N 4.1961°E / 43.6353; 4.1961Coordinates: 43°38′07″N 4°11′46″E / 43.6353°N 4.1961°E / 43.6353; 4.1961
Country France
Region Languedoc-Roussillon
Department Gard
Arrondissement Nîmes
Canton Aigues-Mortes
Intercommunality Terre de Camargue
Government
 • Mayor (2011–2014) Laurent Pélissier
Area
 • Land1 89.81 km2 (34.68 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 3,224
 • Population2 density 36/km2 (93/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 30276 / 30220
Elevation 0–6 m (0–20 ft)
(avg. 5 m or 16 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.

Saint-Laurent-d'Aigouze is a commune in the Gard department in southern France.

The commune contains the ruins of Psalmody Abbey, a Benedictine monastery founded in the 5th century.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1962 1,862 —    
1968 1,862 +0.0%
1975 1,728 −7.2%
1982 1,730 +0.1%
1990 2,323 +34.3%
1999 2,738 +17.9%
2008 3,224 +17.8%

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