Arsonval

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Arsonval
Arsonval église1.JPG
Arsonval is located in France
Arsonval
Arsonval
Coordinates: 48°16′07″N 4°39′04″E / 48.2686°N 4.6511°E / 48.2686; 4.6511Coordinates: 48°16′07″N 4°39′04″E / 48.2686°N 4.6511°E / 48.2686; 4.6511
Country France
Region Grand Est
Department Aube
Arrondissement Bar-sur-Aube
Canton Bar-sur-Aube
Intercommunality Bar-sur-Aube
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) André Rosselle
Area1 7.58 km2 (2.93 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 338
 • Density 45/km2 (120/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 10012 /10200

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.

Arsonval is a commune in the Aube department in north-central France.

It lies on the right bank of the Aube River, about 30 miles (48 km) east of Troyes. It has a church dating from the twelfth century.[1]

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 273 —    
1968 280 +2.6%
1975 320 +14.3%
1982 388 +21.2%
1990 365 −5.9%
1999 331 −9.3%
2008 338 +2.1%

Personalities[edit]

  • Victor-Eugène Ardouin-Dumazet (born in 1852, died in 1940 at Arsonval) : journalist, author of "Voyage en France", tourist guides (in 60 volumes).

See also[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Chisholm 1911, p. 656.

References[edit]

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