Urcel

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Urcel
Commune
The town hall of Urcel
The town hall of Urcel
Coat of arms of Urcel
Coat of arms
Urcel is located in France
Urcel
Urcel
Location within Hauts-de-France region
Urcel is located in Hauts-de-France
Urcel
Urcel
Coordinates: 49°29′31″N 3°33′32″E / 49.4919°N 3.5589°E / 49.4919; 3.5589Coordinates: 49°29′31″N 3°33′32″E / 49.4919°N 3.5589°E / 49.4919; 3.5589
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Aisne
Arrondissement Laon
Canton Laon-1
Intercommunality Vallons d'Anizy
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Louis Bourlet
Area1 7.2 km2 (2.8 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 569
 • Density 79/km2 (200/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code 02755 /02000
Elevation 58–171 m (190–561 ft)
(avg. 78 m or 256 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.

Urcel is a commune in the Aisne department in Hauts-de-France in northern France.

Geography[edit]

The river Ailette forms most of the commune's western border.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1962404—    
1968377−6.7%
1975463+22.8%
1982470+1.5%
1990502+6.8%
1999557+11.0%
2008569+2.2%

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