Vioménil

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Vioménil
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Coat of arms of Vioménil
Coat of arms
Vioménil is located in France
Vioménil
Vioménil
Coordinates: 48°05′40″N 6°10′55″E / 48.0944°N 6.1819°E / 48.0944; 6.1819Coordinates: 48°05′40″N 6°10′55″E / 48.0944°N 6.1819°E / 48.0944; 6.1819
Country France
Region Lorraine
Department Vosges
Arrondissement Épinal
Canton Bains-les-Bains
Intercommunality Pays de Saône et Madon
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Brigitte Scalvinoni
Area1 23.59 km2 (9.11 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 154
 • Density 6.5/km2 (17/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 88515 / 88260
Elevation 290–467 m (951–1,532 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.

Vioménil is a commune in the Vosges department in Lorraine in northeastern France.

Inhabitants are known as Viamanciliens, after the Roman name of the commune, Viamansalis.

Geography[edit]

The rivers Saône and Madon have their source in the commune. The European Watershed goes through Vioménil.

Personalities[edit]

The writer Hervé Bazin spent most of his youth here.

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