Saint-Maximin, Gard

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Saint-Maximin
Coat of arms of Saint-Maximin
Coat of arms
Location of Saint-Maximin
Saint-Maximin is located in France
Saint-Maximin
Saint-Maximin
Saint-Maximin is located in Occitanie
Saint-Maximin
Saint-Maximin
Coordinates: 43°59′42″N 4°27′05″E / 43.995°N 4.4514°E / 43.995; 4.4514Coordinates: 43°59′42″N 4°27′05″E / 43.995°N 4.4514°E / 43.995; 4.4514
CountryFrance
RegionOccitanie
DepartmentGard
ArrondissementNîmes
CantonUzès
IntercommunalityUzège
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Luc Boisson
Area
1
9.9 km2 (3.8 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
741
 • Density75/km2 (190/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
30286 /30700
Elevation40–202 m (131–663 ft)
(avg. 61 m or 200 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Saint-Maximin is a commune in the Gard department in southern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1962243—    
1968255+4.9%
1975278+9.0%
1982393+41.4%
1990628+59.8%
1999630+0.3%
2008645+2.4%

Personalities[edit]

The poet and dramatist Jean Racine stayed in Saint-Maximin in 1661 and 1662. He went there with his maternal uncle, Antoine Sconin, vicar general of Uzès.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.