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Gard
Depairtment
Prefectur biggin o the Gard depairtment, in Nîmes
Prefectur biggin o the Gard depairtment, in Nîmes
Banner o Gard
Banner
Coat o airms o Gard
Coat o airms
Location o Gard in Fraunce
Location o Gard in Fraunce
Coordinates: 44°7′41″N 4°4′54″E / 44.12806°N 4.08167°E / 44.12806; 4.08167Coordinates: 44°7′41″N 4°4′54″E / 44.12806°N 4.08167°E / 44.12806; 4.08167
Kintra Fraunce
Region Languedoc-Roussillon
Prefectur Nîmes
Subprefecturs Alès
Le Vigan
Govrenment
 • Preses o the General Cooncil Jean Denat (PS)
Aurie1
 • Total 5,853 km2 (2,260 sq mi)
Population (2012)
 • Tot 725,618
 • Rank 34t
 • Density 120/km2 (320/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Simmer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Depairtment nummer 30
Arrondissements 3
Cantons 46
Communes 353
^1 French Land Register data, which exclude estuaries, an lochs, ponds, an glaciers lairger nor 1 km2

Gard (French pronunciation: ​[ɡaʁ]; Occitan: Gard) is a depairtment in soothren Fraunce in the Languedoc-Roussillon region.