Dions

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For the pizza chain, see Dion's.
Dions
The church of Dions
The church of Dions
Coat of arms of Dions
Coat of arms
Dions is located in France
Dions
Dions
Coordinates: 43°55′57″N 4°17′50″E / 43.9325°N 4.2972°E / 43.9325; 4.2972Coordinates: 43°55′57″N 4°17′50″E / 43.9325°N 4.2972°E / 43.9325; 4.2972
Country France
Region Occitanie
Department Gard
Arrondissement Nîmes
Canton Saint-Chaptes
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Christian Silbermann
Area1 11.32 km2 (4.37 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 557
 • Density 49/km2 (130/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 30102 / 30190
Elevation 52–175 m (171–574 ft)
(avg. 42 m or 138 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.

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

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Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 311 —    
1968 378 +21.5%
1975 377 −0.3%
1982 393 +4.2%
1990 453 +15.3%
1999 522 +15.2%
2008 557 +6.7%

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