Senones, Vosges

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Senones
View of the center of Senones
View of the center of Senones
Coat of arms of Senones
Coat of arms
Senones is located in France
Senones
Senones
Coordinates: 48°24′N 6°59′E / 48.40°N 6.98°E / 48.40; 6.98Coordinates: 48°24′N 6°59′E / 48.40°N 6.98°E / 48.40; 6.98
Country France
Region Grand Est
Department Vosges
Arrondissement Saint-Dié-des-Vosges
Canton Senones
Intercommunality Pays de Senones
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Luc Bévérina
Area1 18.73 km2 (7.23 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 2,838
 • Density 150/km2 (390/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 88451 /88210
Elevation 328–722 m (1,076–2,369 ft)
(avg. 340 m or 1,120 ft)
Website www.senones.fr

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.

Senones is a commune in the Vosges department in Grand Est in northeastern France. The journalist and writer Pierre Humbourg (1901–1969), winner of the 1948 Prix Cazes, was born in Senones.

Until 1793, Senones was the capital of the Principality of Salm-Salm.

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