Gimont

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Gimont
The town hall
The town hall
Coat of arms of Gimont
Coat of arms
Location of Gimont
Gimont is located in France
Gimont
Gimont
Gimont is located in Occitanie
Gimont
Gimont
Coordinates: 43°37′39″N 0°52′39″E / 43.6275°N 0.8775°E / 43.6275; 0.8775Coordinates: 43°37′39″N 0°52′39″E / 43.6275°N 0.8775°E / 43.6275; 0.8775
CountryFrance
RegionOccitanie
DepartmentGers
ArrondissementAuch
CantonGimone-Arrats
IntercommunalityArrats-Gimone
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Pierre Duffau
Area
1
27.58 km2 (10.65 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
3,038
 • Density110/km2 (290/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
32147 /32200
Elevation144–232 m (472–761 ft)
(avg. 180 m or 590 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Gimont (French pronunciation: ​[ʒimɔ̃]; Occitan pronunciation: [dʒiˈmunt]) is a commune in the Gers department in southwestern France. It is about 40 km (25 mi) west of Toulouse.

Geography[edit]

Gimont and its surrounding communes

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
19622,506—    
19682,878+14.8%
19752,867−0.4%
19822,950+2.9%
19902,819−4.4%
19992,734−3.0%
20082,874+5.1%

International relations[edit]

Gimont is twinned with Enniscorthy in Ireland.[2]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.
  2. ^ "Enniscorthy Twinning" (PDF). Wexford County Council Report (page 108). Retrieved 2008-06-23.