Villeneuve-sur-Fère

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Villeneuve-sur-Fère
Villeneuve-sur-Fère is located in France
Villeneuve-sur-Fère
Villeneuve-sur-Fère
Coordinates: 49°10′42″N 3°28′33″E / 49.1783°N 3.4758°E / 49.1783; 3.4758Coordinates: 49°10′42″N 3°28′33″E / 49.1783°N 3.4758°E / 49.1783; 3.4758
Country France
Region Picardy
Department Aisne
Arrondissement Château-Thierry
Canton Fère-en-Tardenois
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Michèle Hurisset
Area1 10.3 km2 (4.0 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 289
 • Density 28/km2 (73/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 02806 / 02130
Elevation 118–226 m (387–741 ft)
(avg. 160 m or 520 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.

Villeneuve-sur-Fère is a commune in the Aisne department in Picardy in northern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 260 —    
1968 260 +0.0%
1975 263 +1.2%
1982 260 −1.1%
1990 239 −8.1%
1999 231 −3.3%
2008 289 +25.1%

Personalities[edit]

The commune was the birthplace of Paul Claudel (1868–1955), poet and diplomat.

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