Rainville, Vosges

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Rainville is located in France
Coordinates: 48°21′30″N 5°53′06″E / 48.3583°N 5.885°E / 48.3583; 5.885Coordinates: 48°21′30″N 5°53′06″E / 48.3583°N 5.885°E / 48.3583; 5.885
Country France
Region Grand Est
Department Vosges
Arrondissement Neufchâteau
Canton Mirecourt
Intercommunality CC Ouest Vosgien
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Patrice Noviant
Area1 8.61 km2 (3.32 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 281
 • Density 33/km2 (85/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 88366 /88170
Elevation 302–481 m (991–1,578 ft)
(avg. 320 m or 1,050 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.

Rainville is a commune in the Vosges department in Grand Est in northeastern France.

Inhabitants are called Rainvillois.


On its south side the commune is bordered by the Vraine, a small river that feeds into the Vair. On the western side it is bordered by the A31 autoroute: however, there is no direct road access to the autoroute from the village.

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