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Viviers (also, Viviers-sur-Rhône) is a commune in the département of Ardèchemarker in southern Francemarker.

It is a small walled city situated on the right bank of the Rhône.

Demographics

Year Population
1962 3,336
1968 3,389
1975 3,194
1982 3,282
1990 3,407
1999 3,413


History

Viviers became the capital of the Gaulish Helvii tribe following the decline of nearby Alba-la-Romainemarker.

In late Roman times, it also became a bishopric and the capital of the pays Vivarais. Today, it is still the see of the bishop of Ardèche.

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