Dallon

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Dallon
Dallon is located in France
Dallon
Dallon
Coordinates: 49°49′19″N 3°14′32″E / 49.8219°N 3.2422°E / 49.8219; 3.2422Coordinates: 49°49′19″N 3°14′32″E / 49.8219°N 3.2422°E / 49.8219; 3.2422
Country France
Region Picardy
Department Aisne
Arrondissement Saint-Quentin
Canton Saint-Simon
Intercommunality Saint-Simon
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Myriam Hartog
Area
 • Land1 5.81 km2 (2.24 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 376
 • Population2 density 65/km2 (170/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 02257 / 02680
Elevation 67–121 m (220–397 ft)
(avg. 106 m or 348 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.

Dallon is a commune in the Aisne department in Picardy in northern France.

It is located on the banks of the Somme and its marshes, and the canal Saint-Quentin. Its former name is Dalonaie, on record in the year 1035.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1962 274 —    
1968 300 +9.5%
1975 363 +21.0%
1982 369 +1.7%
1990 395 +7.0%
1999 403 +2.0%
2008 376 −6.7%

Sights[edit]

  • Eglise Saint Medard
  • Calvary

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