Rumigny, Ardennes

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Rumigny
Cour des Prés chateau
Cour des Prés chateau
Coat of arms of Rumigny
Coat of arms
Rumigny is located in France
Rumigny
Rumigny
Coordinates: 49°48′33″N 4°16′02″E / 49.8092°N 4.2672°E / 49.8092; 4.2672Coordinates: 49°48′33″N 4°16′02″E / 49.8092°N 4.2672°E / 49.8092; 4.2672
Country France
Region Champagne-Ardenne
Department Ardennes
Arrondissement Charleville-Mézières
Canton Rumigny
Intercommunality Thiérache Ardennaise
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Paul Brogniet
Area
 • Land1 17.38 km2 (6.71 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 377
 • Population2 density 22/km2 (56/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 08373 / 08290

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.

Rumigny is a commune in the Ardennes department in the Champagne-Ardenne region in northern France.

It lies near Rozoy-en-Thièrache, 12 km (7.5 mi) from Mon Idée on the border with Belgium, at the junction of routes D877 and D977.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1962 503 —    
1968 522 +3.8%
1975 472 −9.6%
1982 440 −6.8%
1990 378 −14.1%
1999 368 −2.6%
2008 377 +2.4%

Personalities[edit]

Rumigny was the birthplace of the astronomer Nicolas Louis de Lacaille.

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