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Vélye is located in France
Coordinates: 48°53′17″N 4°07′37″E / 48.8881°N 4.1269°E / 48.8881; 4.1269Coordinates: 48°53′17″N 4°07′37″E / 48.8881°N 4.1269°E / 48.8881; 4.1269
Country France
Region Grand Est
Department Marne
Arrondissement Châlons-en-Champagne
Canton Vertus-Plaine Champenoise
Intercommunality Communauté de communes de la Région de Vertus
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jacques Bidon
Area1 10.68 km2 (4.12 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 76
 • Density 7.1/km2 (18/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 51603 /51130
Elevation 94–137 m (308–449 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.

Vélye is a commune in the Marne department in north-eastern France. The inhabitants are called Vlitiots.[1]

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  1. ^ "VELYE - Carte plan hotel village de Vélye 51130 - Cartes France.fr". www.cartesfrance.fr (in French). Retrieved 22 November 2016.