Corbès

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Corbès
The Gardon river, by the wheel of the mill, at Corbes
The Gardon river, by the wheel of the mill, at Corbes
Coat of arms of Corbès
Coat of arms
Corbès is located in France
Corbès
Corbès
Coordinates: 44°04′37″N 3°57′18″E / 44.0769°N 3.955°E / 44.0769; 3.955Coordinates: 44°04′37″N 3°57′18″E / 44.0769°N 3.955°E / 44.0769; 3.955
Country France
Region Occitanie
Department Gard
Arrondissement Alès
Canton Saint-Jean-du-Gard
Intercommunality Grand Alès
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Stéphane Schneider
Area1 3.28 km2 (1.27 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 152
 • Density 46/km2 (120/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 30094 /30140
Elevation 131–382 m (430–1,253 ft)
(avg. 200 m or 660 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.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 138 —    
1821 145 +5.1%
1846 161 +11.0%
1872 132 −18.0%
1901 103 −22.0%
1926 105 +1.9%
1946 57 −45.7%
1962 43 −24.6%
1968 47 +9.3%
1975 61 +29.8%
1982 92 +50.8%
1990 113 +22.8%
1999 127 +12.4%
2008 152 +19.7%

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