Acon

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Acon
Acon - Église paroissiale Saint-Denis.jpg
Acon is located in France
Acon
Acon
Coordinates: 48°46′24″N 1°05′30″E / 48.7733°N 1.0916°E / 48.7733; 1.0916Coordinates: 48°46′24″N 1°05′30″E / 48.7733°N 1.0916°E / 48.7733; 1.0916
Country France
Region Upper Normandy
Department Eure
Arrondissement Évreux
Canton Nonancourt
Intercommunality Sud de l'Eure
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Joël Hervieu
Area
 • Land1 9.16 km2 (3.54 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 469
 • Population2 density 51/km2 (130/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 27002 / 27570
Elevation 115–179 m (377–587 ft)
(avg. 174 m or 571 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.

Acon is a commune in the Eure department in Haute-Normandie in northern France.

Geography[edit]

Acon is a small country village divided by the Nationale 12. On one side are the Brulés d'Acon and on the other are the Rousset and the Mesnil d'Acon. The Avre river flows between the Brulés and the Rousset et le Mesnil, not unlike the main road does.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1962 237 —    
1968 289 +21.9%
1975 250 −13.5%
1982 317 +26.8%
1990 356 +12.3%
1999 407 +14.3%
2008 469 +15.2%

Sights[edit]

The St Denis church can be found next to the Avre river.

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