Cerizy

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Cerizy
Cerizy is located in France
Cerizy
Cerizy
Coordinates: 49°45′39″N 3°19′40″E / 49.7608°N 3.3278°E / 49.7608; 3.3278Coordinates: 49°45′39″N 3°19′40″E / 49.7608°N 3.3278°E / 49.7608; 3.3278
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Aisne
Arrondissement Saint-Quentin
Canton Ribemont
Intercommunality Vallée de l'Oise
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Christophe Carlier
Area1 4 km2 (2 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 58
 • Density 15/km2 (38/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 02149 /02240
Elevation 73–123 m (240–404 ft)
(avg. 108 m or 354 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.

Cerizy is a commune in the Aisne department in Hauts-de-France in northern France. It is part of the Canton of Ribemont.[1][2]

During the Retreat from Mons on 28 August 1914, the British 12th Lancers charged a dismounted Prussian Guard Dragoon regiment[3] near the village.[4]

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 82 —    
1968 84 +2.4%
1975 86 +2.4%
1982 62 −27.9%
1990 64 +3.2%
1999 48 −25.0%
2008 58 +20.8%

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