Les Riceys

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Les Riceys
Church of Saint Peter in Chains in Les Riceys
Church of Saint Peter in Chains in Les Riceys
Coat of arms of Les Riceys
Coat of arms
Les Riceys is located in France
Les Riceys
Les Riceys
Coordinates: 47°59′32″N 4°22′04″E / 47.9922°N 4.3678°E / 47.9922; 4.3678Coordinates: 47°59′32″N 4°22′04″E / 47.9922°N 4.3678°E / 47.9922; 4.3678
Country France
Region Champagne-Ardenne
Department Aube
Arrondissement Troyes
Canton Les Riceys
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Claude Mathis
Area1 42.93 km2 (16.58 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 1,354
 • Density 32/km2 (82/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 10317 / 10340

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.

Les Riceys is a commune in the Aube department in north-central France. It is situated in an important viticultural area, and in particular is known for Rosé des Riceys wine.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 1,565 —    
1968 1,567 +0.1%
1975 1,525 −2.7%
1982 1,505 −1.3%
1990 1,421 −5.6%
1999 1,376 −3.2%
2008 1,354 −1.6%

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