Longpont

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Longpont
Ruins of the abbey
Ruins of the abbey
Coat of arms of Longpont
Coat of arms
Location of Longpont
Longpont is located in France
Longpont
Longpont
Longpont is located in Hauts-de-France
Longpont
Longpont
Coordinates: 49°16′25″N 3°13′17″E / 49.2736°N 3.2214°E / 49.2736; 3.2214Coordinates: 49°16′25″N 3°13′17″E / 49.2736°N 3.2214°E / 49.2736; 3.2214
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentAisne
ArrondissementSoissons
CantonVillers-Cotterêts
IntercommunalityVillers-Cotterêts–Forêt de Retz
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Guy Necaille
Area
1
10.94 km2 (4.22 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
279
 • Density26/km2 (66/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
02438 /02600
Elevation77–152 m (253–499 ft)
(avg. 85 m or 279 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Longpont is a commune in the Aisne department in Hauts-de-France in northern France. It is around 13 km southwest of Soissons, and around 75 km northeast of Paris. As at 2012 it has a population of 292.

On 8 January 2015 the town was locked down in the search for the suspects in the Charlie Hebdo shooting.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1962328—    
1968311−5.2%
1975272−12.5%
1982306+12.5%
1990298−2.6%
1999294−1.3%
2008287−2.4%
2012292+1.7%

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References[edit]

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