Chooz, Ardennes

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Chooz
The church in Chooz
The church in Chooz
Location of Chooz
Chooz is located in France
Chooz
Chooz
Chooz is located in Grand Est
Chooz
Chooz
Coordinates: 50°06′15″N 4°48′28″E / 50.1042°N 4.8078°E / 50.1042; 4.8078Coordinates: 50°06′15″N 4°48′28″E / 50.1042°N 4.8078°E / 50.1042; 4.8078
CountryFrance
RegionGrand Est
DepartmentArdennes
ArrondissementCharleville-Mézières
CantonGivet
IntercommunalityArdennes Rives de Meuse
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Michèle Marquet
Area
1
13.08 km2 (5.05 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
763
 • Density58/km2 (150/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
08122 /08600
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Chooz (French pronunciation: ​[ʃo][2]) is a commune in the Ardennes department in northern France.

The Chooz Nuclear Power Plant is located in Chooz, as are the associated Chooz and Double Chooz neutrino oscillation experiments.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1962630—    
1968655+4.0%
1975809+23.5%
1982802−0.9%
1990803+0.1%
1999749−6.7%
2008766+2.3%

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.
  2. ^ Pierret, Jean-Marie (1994). Phonétique historique du français et notions de phonétique générale (PDF) (in French). Louvain-la-Neuve: Peeters. p. 104. ISBN 90-6831-608-7. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2015-01-22. Retrieved 2016-11-14.