Chamant

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Chamant
The church in Chamant
The church in Chamant
Location of Chamant
Chamant is located in France
Chamant
Chamant
Chamant is located in Hauts-de-France
Chamant
Chamant
Coordinates: 49°13′14″N 2°36′42″E / 49.2206°N 2.6117°E / 49.2206; 2.6117Coordinates: 49°13′14″N 2°36′42″E / 49.2206°N 2.6117°E / 49.2206; 2.6117
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentOise
ArrondissementSenlis
CantonSenlis
IntercommunalityPays de Senlis
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Philippe Charrier
Area
1
12 km2 (5 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
938
 • Density78/km2 (200/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
60138 /60300
Elevation57–117 m (187–384 ft)
(avg. 84 m or 276 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Chamant is a commune in the Oise department in northern France.

It is situated about 50 km to the north of Paris, and just 2 km to the northeast of Senlis.

Literature[edit]

The town figured in the virulently anti-Semitic novel The Jew of Chamant, published in 1898 by George H. D. Gossip under the pseudonym "Ivan Trepoff".

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.