Wassigny

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Wassigny
Wassigny church.jpg
Coat of arms of Wassigny
Coat of arms
Wassigny is located in France
Wassigny
Wassigny
Coordinates: 50°00′50″N 3°36′03″E / 50.0139°N 3.6008°E / 50.0139; 3.6008Coordinates: 50°00′50″N 3°36′03″E / 50.0139°N 3.6008°E / 50.0139; 3.6008
Country France
Region Picardy
Department Aisne
Arrondissement Vervins
Canton Wassigny
Intercommunality Thiérache d'Aumale
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Bernard Lederle
Area1 6.79 km2 (2.62 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 986
 • Density 150/km2 (380/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 02830 / 02630
Elevation 137–161 m (449–528 ft)
(avg. 145 m or 476 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.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 1,026 —    
1968 1,036 +1.0%
1975 1,011 −2.4%
1982 1,047 +3.6%
1990 1,043 −0.4%
1999 1,026 −1.6%
2008 986 −3.9%

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