Velosnes

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Velosnes
Location of Velosnes
Velosnes is located in France
Velosnes
Velosnes
Velosnes is located in Grand Est
Velosnes
Velosnes
Coordinates: 49°30′24″N 5°27′21″E / 49.5067°N 5.4558°E / 49.5067; 5.4558Coordinates: 49°30′24″N 5°27′21″E / 49.5067°N 5.4558°E / 49.5067; 5.4558
CountryFrance
RegionGrand Est
DepartmentMeuse
ArrondissementVerdun
CantonMontmédy
IntercommunalityCommunauté de communes du pays de Montmédy
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Pierre Stelmach
Area
1
4.37 km2 (1.69 sq mi)
Population
(1999)2
146
 • Density33/km2 (87/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
55544 /55600
Elevation184–315 m (604–1,033 ft)
(avg. 192 m or 630 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.

Velosnes is a commune in the Meuse department in Grand Est in north-eastern France.

Geography[edit]

The river Othain forms part of the commune's southern border; the Chiers forms all of its northern border.

See also[edit]