Vers-Pont-du-Gard

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Vers-Pont-du-Gard
Pont du Gard
Pont du Gard
Coat of arms of Vers-Pont-du-Gard
Coat of arms
Vers-Pont-du-Gard is located in France
Vers-Pont-du-Gard
Vers-Pont-du-Gard
Coordinates: 43°58′10″N 4°31′30″E / 43.9694°N 4.525°E / 43.9694; 4.525Coordinates: 43°58′10″N 4°31′30″E / 43.9694°N 4.525°E / 43.9694; 4.525
Country France
Region Languedoc-Roussillon
Department Gard
Arrondissement Nîmes
Canton Remoulins
Intercommunality Pont du Gard
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Marc Poulon
Area1 19.14 km2 (7.39 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 1,653
 • Density 86/km2 (220/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 30346 / 30210
Elevation 15–192 m (49–630 ft)
(avg. 52 m or 171 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.

Vers-Pont-du-Gard (Vèrs in Occitan) is a commune in the Gard department in southern France.

The Pont du Gard is located on the territory of the commune.

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Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 603 —    
1968 644 +6.8%
1975 739 +14.8%
1982 924 +25.0%
1990 1,110 +20.1%
1999 1,322 +19.1%
2008 1,653 +25.0%

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