Dému

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Dému
Town hall
Town hall
Coat of arms of Dému
Coat of arms
Dému is located in France
Dému
Dému
Coordinates: 43°45′59″N 0°10′02″E / 43.7664°N 0.1672°E / 43.7664; 0.1672Coordinates: 43°45′59″N 0°10′02″E / 43.7664°N 0.1672°E / 43.7664; 0.1672
Country France
Region Occitanie
Department Gers
Arrondissement Condom
Canton Eauze
Intercommunality Artagnan en Fézensac
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Danièle Barthélemy
Area1 28.89 km2 (11.15 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 332
 • Density 11/km2 (30/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 32115 /32190
Elevation 137–232 m (449–761 ft)
(avg. 171 m or 561 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.

Dému is a commune in the Gers department in southwestern France.

Geography[edit]

Dému and its surrounding communes

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 456 —    
1968 403 −11.6%
1975 372 −7.7%
1982 314 −15.6%
1990 325 +3.5%
1999 339 +4.3%
2008 332 −2.1%

Literature[edit]

Dému features as a main setting in the Michael Ondaatje novel Divisadero.

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