Ribeauville

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For the town in Alsace, see Ribeauvillé.
Ribeauville
Ribeauville aisne center village.jpg
Ribeauville is located in France
Ribeauville
Ribeauville
Coordinates: 50°02′37″N 3°35′12″E / 50.0436°N 3.5867°E / 50.0436; 3.5867Coordinates: 50°02′37″N 3°35′12″E / 50.0436°N 3.5867°E / 50.0436; 3.5867
Country France
Region Picardy
Department Aisne
Arrondissement Vervins
Canton Wassigny
Intercommunality Thiérache d'Aumale
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Maurice Coquart
Area1 3.58 km2 (1.38 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 86
 • Density 24/km2 (62/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 02647 / 02110
Elevation 144–162 m (472–531 ft)
(avg. 150 m or 490 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.

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

Beekeepers from the area were puzzled when their bees began producing blue honey until it was discovered that a nearby biogas plant processes waste from the manufacturing of M&M's.[1]

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 117 —    
1968 126 +7.7%
1975 113 −10.3%
1982 100 −11.5%
1990 86 −14.0%
1999 74 −14.0%
2008 86 +16.2%

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