Tergnier

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Tergnier
Town hall
Town hall
Coat of arms of Tergnier
Coat of arms
Tergnier is located in France
Tergnier
Tergnier
Coordinates: 49°39′23″N 3°17′18″E / 49.6564°N 3.2883°E / 49.6564; 3.2883Coordinates: 49°39′23″N 3°17′18″E / 49.6564°N 3.2883°E / 49.6564; 3.2883
Country France
Region Picardy
Department Aisne
Arrondissement Laon
Canton Tergnier
Intercommunality Chauny-Tergnier
Government
 • Mayor (2009–2014) Cristian Crohem (PG)
Area
 • Land1 17.95 km2 (6.93 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 14,458
 • Population2 density 810/km2 (2,100/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 02738 / 02700
Elevation 44–90 m (144–295 ft)
(avg. 53 m or 174 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.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 222 —    
1800 249 +12.2%
1806 263 +5.6%
1821 223 −15.2%
1831 269 +20.6%
1836 258 −4.1%
1841 276 +7.0%
1846 273 −1.1%
1851 304 +11.4%
1856 862 +183.6%
1861 1,235 +43.3%
1866 1,806 +46.2%
1872 2,572 +42.4%
1876 3,079 +19.7%
1881 3,536 +14.8%
1886 3,708 +4.9%
1891 3,740 +0.9%
1896 3,960 +5.9%
1901 4,084 +3.1%
1906 4,307 +5.5%
1911 4,898 +13.7%
1921 2,076 −57.6%
1926 3,453 +66.3%
1931 4,080 +18.2%
1936 4,357 +6.8%
1946 3,370 −22.7%
1954 5,002 +48.4%
1962 5,827 +16.5%
1968 5,949 +2.1%
1975 11,736 +97.3%
1982 12,032 +2.5%
1990 11,698 −2.8%
1999 15,069 +28.8%
2008 14,458 −4.1%

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