Foissac, Gard

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Foissac
Coat of arms of Foissac
Coat of arms
Foissac is located in France
Foissac
Foissac
Coordinates: 44°02′38″N 4°17′56″E / 44.0439°N 4.2989°E / 44.0439; 4.2989Coordinates: 44°02′38″N 4°17′56″E / 44.0439°N 4.2989°E / 44.0439; 4.2989
Country France
Region Languedoc-Roussillon-Midi-Pyrénées
Department Gard
Arrondissement Nîmes
Canton Saint-Chaptes
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Alain Prat
Area1 3.8 km2 (1.5 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 348
 • Density 92/km2 (240/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 30111 / 30700
Elevation 115–191 m (377–627 ft)
(avg. 130 m or 430 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.

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

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Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 122 —    
1968 130 +6.6%
1975 163 +25.4%
1982 183 +12.3%
1990 223 +21.9%
1999 269 +20.6%
2008 348 +29.4%

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