Longpont

Longpont is a commune in the Aisne department in Hauts-de-France in northern France. It is around 13 km southwest of Soissons, and around 75 km northeast of Paris. As at 2012 it has a population of 292.

Longpont
Ruins of the abbey

Coat of arms
Location of Longpont
Longpont
Longpont
Coordinates: 49°16′25″N 3°13′17″E
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentAisne
ArrondissementSoissons
CantonVillers-Cotterêts
IntercommunalityVillers-CotterêtsForêt de Retz
Government
  Mayor (20082014) Guy Necaille
Area
1
10.94 km2 (4.22 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
279
  Density26/km2 (66/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
  Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
02438 /02600
Elevation77–152 m (253–499 ft)
(avg. 85 m or 279 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

On 8 January 2015 the town was locked down in the search for the suspects in the Charlie Hebdo shooting.

Population

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1962328    
1968311−5.2%
1975272−12.5%
1982306+12.5%
1990298−2.6%
1999294−1.3%
2008287−2.4%
2012292+1.7%

See also

References

  1. "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.


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