Aprey

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Aprey
Aprey is located in France
Aprey
Aprey
Coordinates: 47°45′58″N 5°13′25″E / 47.7661°N 5.2236°E / 47.7661; 5.2236Coordinates: 47°45′58″N 5°13′25″E / 47.7661°N 5.2236°E / 47.7661; 5.2236
Country France
Region Champagne-Ardenne
Department Haute-Marne
Arrondissement Langres
Canton Longeau-Percey
Intercommunality Vingeanne
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Gilles Goiset
Area
 • Land1 15.72 km2 (6.07 sq mi)
Population (2009)
 • Population2 191
 • Population2 density 12/km2 (31/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 52014 / 52250
Elevation 341–522 m (1,119–1,713 ft)
(avg. 400 m or 1,300 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.

Aprey is a commune in the Haute-Marne department in the Champagne-Ardenne region in northeastern France.

The commune is famous for its faience. Aprey Faience was produced at a glass-works at Aprey, set up in 1744 by Jacques Lallemont de Villehaut, Baron d'Aprey. The factory closed in 1885.

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Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 198 —    
1968 205 +3.5%
1975 185 −9.8%
1982 199 +7.6%
1990 171 −14.1%
1999 188 +9.9%
2006 190 +1.1%
2009 191 +0.5%

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