Vassens

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Vassens
War memorial
War memorial
Vassens is located in France
Vassens
Vassens
Coordinates: 49°28′07″N 3°09′16″E / 49.4686°N 3.1544°E / 49.4686; 3.1544Coordinates: 49°28′07″N 3°09′16″E / 49.4686°N 3.1544°E / 49.4686; 3.1544
Country France
Region Picardy
Department Aisne
Arrondissement Laon
Canton Coucy-le-Château-Auffrique
Intercommunality Pays de la Vallée de l'Aisne
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Louis Toublan
Area1 9.87 km2 (3.81 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 169
 • Density 17/km2 (44/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 02762 / 02290
Elevation 59–156 m (194–512 ft)
(avg. 80 m or 260 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.

Vassens is a commune in the Aisne department in Picardy in northern France near the town of Laon.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 169 —    
1968 138 −18.3%
1975 110 −20.3%
1982 91 −17.3%
1990 105 +15.4%
1999 126 +20.0%
2008 169 +34.1%

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