Sillery, Marne

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Sillery
Location of Sillery
Sillery is located in France
Sillery
Sillery
Sillery is located in Grand Est
Sillery
Sillery
Coordinates: 49°11′56″N 4°07′59″E / 49.1989°N 4.1331°E / 49.1989; 4.1331Coordinates: 49°11′56″N 4°07′59″E / 49.1989°N 4.1331°E / 49.1989; 4.1331
CountryFrance
RegionGrand Est
DepartmentMarne
ArrondissementReims
CantonReims-8
IntercommunalityCU Grand Reims
Area
1
9.2 km2 (3.6 sq mi)
Population
(1999)2
1,655
 • Density180/km2 (470/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
51536 /51500
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.

Sillery is a commune in the north-eastern French department of Marne.

Champagne[edit]

The village's vineyards are located in the Montagne de Reims subregion of Champagne, and are classified as Grand Cru (100%) in the Champagne vineyard classification. The vineyards produce mostly Chardonnay grapes; the grapes are used to produce both Champagne and still Coteaux Champenois wine.

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