Viviers, Ardèche

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Town hall
Town hall
Viviers is located in France
Location within Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region
Viviers is located in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Coordinates: 44°29′01″N 4°41′23″E / 44.4836°N 4.6897°E / 44.4836; 4.6897Coordinates: 44°29′01″N 4°41′23″E / 44.4836°N 4.6897°E / 44.4836; 4.6897
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Ardèche
Arrondissement Privas
Canton Viviers
 • Mayor (2008–2014) François Louvet
Area1 34.15 km2 (13.19 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 3,867
 • Density 110/km2 (290/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 07346 /07220
Elevation 55–400 m (180–1,312 ft)
(avg. 71 m or 233 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.

Viviers is a commune in the French département of Ardèche. The commune has a population of about 3,400 people as of the year 1999.[1]

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Viviers became the capital of the Gaulish Helvii tribe following the falling of nearby Alba-la-Romaine.

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