Montfaucon, Gard

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Montfaucon
Commune
The Chateau of Montfaucon
The Chateau of Montfaucon
Coat of arms of Montfaucon
Coat of arms
Montfaucon is located in France
Montfaucon
Montfaucon
Location within Occitanie region
Montfaucon is located in Occitanie
Montfaucon
Montfaucon
Coordinates: 44°04′31″N 4°45′19″E / 44.0753°N 4.7553°E / 44.0753; 4.7553Coordinates: 44°04′31″N 4°45′19″E / 44.0753°N 4.7553°E / 44.0753; 4.7553
CountryFrance
RegionOccitanie
DepartmentGard
ArrondissementNîmes
CantonRoquemaure
IntercommunalityCA Gard Rhodanien
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Joël Manzanère
Area14.24 km2 (1.64 sq mi)
Population (2008)21,364
 • Density320/km2 (830/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code30178 /30150
Elevation23–68 m (75–223 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.

Montfaucon is a commune in the Gard department in southern France. The town lies on the right bank of the Rhône.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1962590—    
1968658+11.5%
19751,058+60.8%
19821,153+9.0%
19901,266+9.8%
19991,329+5.0%
20081,364+2.6%

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