Aubord

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Aubord
A view of Aubord
A view of Aubord
Coat of arms of Aubord
Coat of arms
Location of Aubord
Aubord is located in France
Aubord
Aubord
Aubord is located in Occitanie
Aubord
Aubord
Coordinates: 43°45′28″N 4°18′47″E / 43.7578°N 4.3131°E / 43.7578; 4.3131Coordinates: 43°45′28″N 4°18′47″E / 43.7578°N 4.3131°E / 43.7578; 4.3131
CountryFrance
RegionOccitanie
DepartmentGard
ArrondissementNîmes
CantonVauvert
IntercommunalityCC Petite Camargue
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) André Brundu
Area
1
9.42 km2 (3.64 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
2,426
 • Density260/km2 (670/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
30020 /30620
Elevation17–64 m (56–210 ft)
(avg. 14 m or 46 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Aubord is a commune in the Gard department in southern France. Aubord is situated 15 km (9.3 mi) southwest of Nîmes.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1962249—    
1968292+17.3%
1975483+65.4%
1982791+63.8%
19901,607+103.2%
19991,910+18.9%
20082,416+26.5%
20152,392−1.0%

Personalities[edit]

The Franco-German geographer Christophe Neff has lived several years in Aubord. During this time he considered Aubord as his Home harbor in France.[2] In his blog he compared Aubord to the fictional village Macondo.[3]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.
  2. ^ "Fünf Jahre Paysagesblog auf Le Monde.fr".
  3. ^ "Aubord de " Macondo "".