Revin

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Revin
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Revin is located in France
Revin
Revin
Coordinates: 49°56′00″N 4°38′00″E / 49.9333°N 4.6333°E / 49.9333; 4.6333Coordinates: 49°56′00″N 4°38′00″E / 49.9333°N 4.6333°E / 49.9333; 4.6333
Country France
Region Grand Est
Department Ardennes
Arrondissement Charleville-Mézières
Canton Revin
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Philippe Vuilque
Area1 38.42 km2 (14.83 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 7,462
 • Density 190/km2 (500/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 08363 / 08500
Elevation 117–469 m (384–1,539 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.

Revin (French pronunciation: ​[ʁǝvɛ̃]) is a commune in the Ardennes department in the Grand Est region in northern France.

Revin is situated on the banks of the Meuse. The Revin Pumped Storage Power Plant is near Revin.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 1,787 —    
1800 1,652 −7.6%
1806 1,812 +9.7%
1821 1,944 +7.3%
1831 2,123 +9.2%
1836 2,309 +8.8%
1841 2,631 +13.9%
1846 2,765 +5.1%
1851 2,947 +6.6%
1866 3,208 +8.9%
1872 3,367 +5.0%
1876 3,550 +5.4%
1881 4,136 +16.5%
1886 4,027 −2.6%
1891 4,292 +6.6%
1896 4,690 +9.3%
1901 5,038 +7.4%
1906 5,377 +6.7%
1911 5,924 +10.2%
1921 5,513 −6.9%
1926 6,996 +26.9%
1931 7,999 +14.3%
1936 7,826 −2.2%
1946 6,551 −16.3%
1954 8,498 +29.7%
1962 11,244 +32.3%
1968 12,156 +8.1%
1975 11,607 −4.5%
1982 10,465 −9.8%
1990 9,371 −10.5%
1999 8,963 −4.4%
2008 7,462 −16.7%

Personalities[edit]

Yazid Mansouri, the Algeria national football team captain was born in Revin.

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