|Intercommunality||CU Grand Reims|
|• Mayor (2008–2014)||Guy Riffe|
|Area1||12.39 km2 (4.78 sq mi)|
|• Density||60/km2 (150/sq mi)|
|Time zone||CET (UTC+1)|
|• Summer (DST)||CEST (UTC+2)|
|INSEE/Postal code||51299 /51110|
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.
The commune is traversed by the Suippe river.
The relay station
The royal relay station of Ysle was founded mid-17th century, the postal road from Paris to Sedan, started in 1654, had a mandatory halt there; located between the halts of Reims and Rethel-Mazarin, it was an important link of the road to Sedan, a then predominant town of the Ardennes. At that time, the Galand family settled in Ysle and initiated a postmaster dynasty.
Late modern and contemporary
During his 18th official trip, General Charles de Gaulle, president of the Republic of France, halts in Isles-sur-Suippe on 1963 April the 22th. Welcomes by préfet Jean-Émile Vié, by mayor Charles Dolhem, by gendarmes, by fire department and the entire population. He is offered a bunch of flowers by a schoolgirl.
Le président de la République salue le préfet sous le regard du maire Template:M.
Le président de la République salue le préfet Template:M.
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