Voulpaix

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Voulpaix
Eglise de Voulpaix.JPG
Voulpaix is located in France
Voulpaix
Voulpaix
Coordinates: 49°50′24″N 3°49′53″E / 49.84°N 3.8314°E / 49.84; 3.8314Coordinates: 49°50′24″N 3°49′53″E / 49.84°N 3.8314°E / 49.84; 3.8314
Country France
Region Picardy
Department Aisne
Arrondissement Vervins
Canton Vervins
Intercommunality Thiérache du Centre
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Paul Renaux
Area1 11.55 km2 (4.46 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 396
 • Density 34/km2 (89/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 02826 / 02140
Elevation 114–187 m (374–614 ft)
(avg. 190 m or 620 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.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 1,035 —    
1800 1,110 +7.2%
1806 1,119 +0.8%
1821 1,211 +8.2%
1831 982 −18.9%
1836 1,075 +9.5%
1841 1,027 −4.5%
1846 1,048 +2.0%
1851 1,063 +1.4%
1856 1,012 −4.8%
1861 1,015 +0.3%
1866 978 −3.6%
1872 937 −4.2%
1876 937 +0.0%
1881 824 −12.1%
1886 742 −10.0%
1891 702 −5.4%
1896 653 −7.0%
1901 593 −9.2%
1906 607 +2.4%
1911 556 −8.4%
1921 464 −16.5%
1926 514 +10.8%
1931 547 +6.4%
1936 559 +2.2%
1946 442 −20.9%
1954 514 +16.3%
1962 528 +2.7%
1968 516 −2.3%
1975 503 −2.5%
1982 434 −13.7%
1990 404 −6.9%
1999 368 −8.9%
2008 396 +7.6%

Mayor[edit]

  • Gaston Louvet: 1947-1965
  • Guy Renaux: 1965-1995
  • Michel Degardin: 1995-2008
  • Jean-Paul Renaux: 2008–present

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