Saint-Hippolyte-de-Montaigu

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Saint-Hippolyte-de-Montaigu
Coordinates: 44°01′59″N4°29′36″E / 44.0331°N 4.4933°E / 44.0331; 4.4933 Coordinates: 44°01′59″N4°29′36″E / 44.0331°N 4.4933°E / 44.0331; 4.4933
Country France
Region Occitanie
Department Gard
Arrondissement Nîmes
Canton Uzès
Intercommunality Uzège
Government
  Mayor (20082014) Marie-Blanche Vezon
Area
1
4.05 km2 (1.56 sq mi)
Population
(2016-01-01)2 [1]
263
  Density65/km2 (170/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+01:00 (CET)
  Summer (DST) UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
30262 /30700
Elevation104–260 m (341–853 ft)
(avg. 120 m or 390 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.

Saint-Hippolyte-de-Montaigu is a commune in the Gard department in southern France.

The commune is a level of administrative division in the French Republic. French communes are analogous to civil townships and incorporated municipalities in the United States and Canada, Gemeinden in Germany, comuni in Italy or ayuntamiento in Spain. The United Kingdom has no exact equivalent, as communes resemble districts in urban areas, but are closer to parishes in rural areas where districts are much larger. Communes are based on historical geographic communities or villages and are vested with significant powers to manage the populations and land of the geographic area covered. The communes are the fourth-level administrative divisions of France.

Gard Department of France in Occitanie

Gard is a department in Southern France, located in the Occitanie region. It had a population of 742,006 as of 2016; its prefeture is Nîmes. The department is named after the Gardon River; the Occitan name of the river, Gard, has been replacing the French name in recent decades, both administratively and among French speakers.

In the administrative divisions of France, the department is one of the three levels of government below the national level, between the administrative regions and the commune. Ninety-six departments are in metropolitan France, and five are overseas departments, which are also classified as regions. Departments are further subdivided into 334 arrondissements, themselves divided into cantons; the last two have no autonomy, and are used for the organisation of police, fire departments, and sometimes, elections.

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Population

Historical population
YearPop.±%
196244    
196850+13.6%
197589+78.0%
198295+6.7%
199099+4.2%
1999116+17.2%
2008238+105.2%

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References

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