Fossé, Ardennes

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Fossé
Commune
Fossé - Église Saint-Nicolas - Photo Francis Neuvens lesardennesvuesdusol.fotoloft.fr.JPG
Fossé is located in France
Fossé
Fossé
Location within Grand Est region
Fossé is located in Grand Est
Fossé
Fossé
Coordinates: 49°26′48″N 5°00′21″E / 49.4467°N 5.0058°E / 49.4467; 5.0058Coordinates: 49°26′48″N 5°00′21″E / 49.4467°N 5.0058°E / 49.4467; 5.0058
Country France
Region Grand Est
Department Ardennes
Arrondissement Vouziers
Canton Vouziers
Intercommunality Argonne Ardennaise
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Christian Hulot
Area1 8.94 km2 (3.45 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 54
 • Density 6.0/km2 (16/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 08176 /08240
Elevation 206–329 m (676–1,079 ft)
(avg. 286 m or 938 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.

Fossé is a commune in the Ardennes department in northern France. The French Egyptologist Adolphe Reinach was killed in Fossé in the first month of the First World War.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
196289—    
1968109+22.5%
197582−24.8%
198286+4.9%
199083−3.5%
199976−8.4%
200854−28.9%

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