Gières

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Gières
Commune
Grenoble-Universités train station
Grenoble-Universités train station
Coat of arms of Gières
Coat of arms
Gières is located in France
Gières
Gières
Location within Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region
Gières is located in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Gières
Gières
Coordinates: 45°10′58″N 5°47′33″E / 45.1828°N 5.7925°E / 45.1828; 5.7925Coordinates: 45°10′58″N 5°47′33″E / 45.1828°N 5.7925°E / 45.1828; 5.7925
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Isère
Arrondissement Grenoble
Canton Saint-Martin-d'Hères
Intercommunality Grenoble-Alpes Métropole
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Pierre Verri
Area1 6.93 km2 (2.68 sq mi)
Population (2011)2 6,201
 • Density 890/km2 (2,300/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code 38179 /38610
Elevation 205–660 m (673–2,165 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.

Gières is a commune in the Isère department in southeastern France. The archaeologist Joseph Chamonard (1866–1936) died in Gières.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1793910—    
18061,039+14.2%
18211,098+5.7%
18311,153+5.0%
18411,162+0.8%
18511,185+2.0%
18611,111−6.2%
18721,163+4.7%
18811,112−4.4%
18911,133+1.9%
19011,031−9.0%
19111,078+4.6%
19211,041−3.4%
19311,287+23.6%
19461,320+2.6%
19541,624+23.0%
19621,846+13.7%
19682,801+51.7%
19753,346+19.5%
19824,005+19.7%
19904,373+9.2%
19996,127+40.1%
20096,049−1.3%
20116,201+2.5%

Twin towns[edit]

Gières is twinned with:

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Pérou". Gières (in French). Retrieved 8 November 2017. 

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