Braine, Aisne

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Braine
Saint-Yved de Braine
Saint-Yved de Braine
Coat of arms of Braine
Coat of arms
Braine is located in France
Braine
Braine
Coordinates: 49°20′30″N 3°31′55″E / 49.3417°N 3.5319°E / 49.3417; 3.5319Coordinates: 49°20′30″N 3°31′55″E / 49.3417°N 3.5319°E / 49.3417; 3.5319
Country France
Region Picardy
Department Aisne
Arrondissement Soissons
Canton Braine
Intercommunality Val de l'Aisne
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Michel Teneur
Area
 • Land1 11.61 km2 (4.48 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 2,106
 • Population2 density 180/km2 (470/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 02110 / 02220
Elevation 48–169 m (157–554 ft)
(avg. 54 m or 177 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.

Braine is a commune in the department of Aisne in Picardy in northern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 1,600 —    
1968 1,722 +7.6%
1975 1,943 +12.8%
1982 1,952 +0.5%
1990 2,090 +7.1%
1999 2,069 −1.0%
2008 2,106 +1.8%

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