Seynes

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Seynes
Coat of arms of Seynes
Coat of arms
Seynes is located in France
Seynes
Seynes
Coordinates: 44°07′02″N 4°17′03″E / 44.1172°N 4.2842°E / 44.1172; 4.2842Coordinates: 44°07′02″N 4°17′03″E / 44.1172°N 4.2842°E / 44.1172; 4.2842
Country France
Region Languedoc-Roussillon
Department Gard
Arrondissement Alès
Canton Vézénobres
Intercommunality Mont Bouquet
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Hervé Grimal
Area
 • Land1 14.33 km2 (5.53 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 138
 • Population2 density 9.6/km2 (25/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 30320 / 30580
Elevation 200–623 m (656–2,044 ft)
(avg. 267 m or 876 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.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 231 —    
1821 164 −29.0%
1846 278 +69.5%
1872 226 −18.7%
1901 219 −3.1%
1926 157 −28.3%
1946 139 −11.5%
1962 121 −12.9%
1968 117 −3.3%
1975 108 −7.7%
1982 111 +2.8%
1990 116 +4.5%
1999 133 +14.7%
2008 138 +3.8%

Sport[edit]

Sport climbing cliff made famous by the continuous limestone tufa formations.

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