Plomion

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Plomion
Plomion église fortifiée (façade nord) 1.jpg
Plomion is located in France
Plomion
Plomion
Coordinates: 49°48′31″N 4°01′08″E / 49.8086°N 4.0189°E / 49.8086; 4.0189Coordinates: 49°48′31″N 4°01′08″E / 49.8086°N 4.0189°E / 49.8086; 4.0189
Country France
Region Picardy
Department Aisne
Arrondissement Vervins
Canton Vervins
Intercommunality Thiérache du Centre
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Raphaël Chevigne
Area1 16.39 km2 (6.33 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 491
 • Density 30/km2 (78/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 02608 / 02140
Elevation 132–226 m (433–741 ft)
(avg. 200 m or 660 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.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 1,280 —    
1800 1,215 −5.1%
1806 1,261 +3.8%
1821 1,349 +7.0%
1831 1,494 +10.7%
1836 1,621 +8.5%
1841 1,617 −0.2%
1846 1,646 +1.8%
1851 1,557 −5.4%
1856 1,643 +5.5%
1861 1,638 −0.3%
1866 1,586 −3.2%
1872 1,512 −4.7%
1876 1,518 +0.4%
1881 1,276 −15.9%
1886 1,257 −1.5%
1891 1,219 −3.0%
1896 1,197 −1.8%
1901 1,164 −2.8%
1906 1,064 −8.6%
1911 1,045 −1.8%
1921 949 −9.2%
1926 890 −6.2%
1931 810 −9.0%
1936 764 −5.7%
1946 669 −12.4%
1954 715 +6.9%
1962 704 −1.5%
1968 681 −3.3%
1975 630 −7.5%
1982 511 −18.9%
1990 527 +3.1%
1999 518 −1.7%
2008 491 −5.2%

Sport[edit]

Plomion has been host to the French Sidecarcross Grand Prix in the past[1] and will be hosting it again in 2010, on 2 May.[2]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ VENUES USED IN GP 1971-2005 The John Davy Pages, accessed: 2 November 2009
  2. ^ FIM Sidecarcross World Championship - 2010 Calendar FIM website, accessed: 30 October 2009