Blesmes

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Blesmes
Commune
The destroyed village during the First Battle of the Marne
The destroyed village during the First Battle of the Marne
Blesmes is located in France
Blesmes
Blesmes
Location within Hauts-de-France region
Blesmes is located in Hauts-de-France
Blesmes
Blesmes
Coordinates: 49°02′17″N 3°27′06″E / 49.0381°N 3.4517°E / 49.0381; 3.4517Coordinates: 49°02′17″N 3°27′06″E / 49.0381°N 3.4517°E / 49.0381; 3.4517
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Aisne
Arrondissement Château-Thierry
Canton Château-Thierry
Intercommunality Région de Château Thierry
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) André Simon
Area1 9.7 km2 (3.7 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 379
 • Density 39/km2 (100/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 02094 /02400
Elevation 61–231 m (200–758 ft)
(avg. 123 m or 404 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.

Blesmes is a commune in the department of Aisne in Hauts-de-France in northern France.

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Historical population
YearPop.±%
1962246—    
1968232−5.7%
1975274+18.1%
1982352+28.5%
1990339−3.7%
1999381+12.4%
2008379−0.5%

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