Sumène

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Sumène
Vue du Ranc de Banes.JPG
Coat of arms of Sumène
Coat of arms
Sumène is located in France
Sumène
Sumène
Coordinates: 43°58′55″N 3°42′58″E / 43.9819°N 3.7161°E / 43.9819; 3.7161Coordinates: 43°58′55″N 3°42′58″E / 43.9819°N 3.7161°E / 43.9819; 3.7161
Country France
Region Languedoc-Roussillon-Midi-Pyrénées
Department Gard
Arrondissement Le Vigan
Canton Sumène
Intercommunality Cévennes Gangeoises et Suménoises
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Ghislain Pailler
Area1 36.59 km2 (14.13 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 1,555
 • Density 42/km2 (110/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 30325 / 30440
Elevation 175–933 m (574–3,061 ft)
(avg. 205 m or 673 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.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 1,687 —    
1968 1,913 +13.4%
1975 1,702 −11.0%
1982 1,613 −5.2%
1990 1,417 −12.2%
1999 1,492 +5.3%
2008 1,555 +4.2%

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