Uzès

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Uzès
Saint-Théodorit cathedral and its Fenestrelle Tower
Saint-Théodorit cathedral and its Fenestrelle Tower
Coat of arms of Uzès
Coat of arms
Uzès is located in France
Uzès
Uzès
Location within Occitanie region
Uzès is located in Occitanie
Uzès
Uzès
Coordinates: 44°00′47″N 4°25′14″E / 44.013°N 4.4205°E / 44.013; 4.4205Coordinates: 44°00′47″N 4°25′14″E / 44.013°N 4.4205°E / 44.013; 4.4205
Country France
Region Occitanie
Department Gard
Arrondissement Nîmes
Canton Uzès
Intercommunality Uzège
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Luc Chapon
Area1 25.41 km2 (9.81 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 8,213
 • Density 320/km2 (840/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 30334 /30700
Elevation 49–274 m (161–899 ft)
(avg. 167 m or 548 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.
Old Town

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