Vron

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Vron
Town hall
Town hall
Coat of arms of Vron
Location of Vron
Vron is located in France
Vron
Vron
Vron is located in Hauts-de-France
Vron
Vron
Coordinates: 50°18′50″N 1°45′16″E / 50.3139°N 1.7544°E / 50.3139; 1.7544Coordinates: 50°18′50″N 1°45′16″E / 50.3139°N 1.7544°E / 50.3139; 1.7544
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentSomme
ArrondissementAbbeville
CantonRue
IntercommunalityPonthieu-Marquenterre
Government
 • Mayor (2020–2026) Patrick Soubry
Area
1
20.67 km2 (7.98 sq mi)
Population
 (Jan. 2019)[1]
836
 • Density40/km2 (100/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
80815 /80120
Elevation2–68 m (6.6–223.1 ft)
(avg. 40 m or 130 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Vron (French pronunciation: ​[vʁɔ̃]) is a commune in the Somme department in Hauts-de-France in northern France.

Geography[edit]

Vron is situated in rolling countryside on the D1001 and D175 road junction 18 miles (29 km) north-northwest of Abbeville.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±% p.a.
1968 692—    
1975 676−0.33%
1982 679+0.06%
1990 729+0.89%
1999 721−0.12%
2007 835+1.85%
2012 844+0.21%
2017 837−0.17%
Source: INSEE[2]

Monument aux morts[edit]

The Vron Monument aux morts features a sculpture by Emmanuel Fontaine - a figure of a poilu (French soldier). A montage of photographs, taken in March 2010, is shown below.

The Vron monument aux morts

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2019". The National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies. 29 December 2021.
  2. ^ Population en historique depuis 1968, INSEE