Reuilly-Sauvigny

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

Reuilly-Sauvigny
The church of Reuilly-Sauvigny

Coat of arms
Location of Reuilly-Sauvigny
Reuilly-Sauvigny
Reuilly-Sauvigny
Coordinates: 49°03′32″N 3°33′30″E
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentAisne
ArrondissementChâteau-Thierry
CantonEssômes-sur-Marne
IntercommunalityRégion de Château-Thierry
Government
  Mayor (2014-2020) Daniel Saroul
Area
1
6.54 km2 (2.53 sq mi)
Population
 (2016)
209
  Density32/km2 (83/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
  Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
02645 /02850
Elevation62–241 m (203–791 ft)
(avg. 67 m or 220 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Geography

The village is located in Condé-en-Brie, in the south of the Aisne department, bordering on the Marne department. About 10 kilometres to the east of the commune is Château-Thierry, which is located on a hillside in Marne.

History

Two surrounding fords meant it was easiest to cross la Marne at the top of the commune, making it a strategic point during the two World wars, during which Reuilly was very heavily damaged.

Heraldry

The Reuilly-Sauvigny coat of arms is emblazoned with: Green with a golden sword, three lioncubs stitched on a silver waving fabric

Demographics

Since the beginning of the twenty-first century, the Census for areas with less than 10,000 inhabitants has taken place every five years. In Reuilly-Sauvigny this happened in 2007 and 2012. Any Census figures from other years are estimates.

Sights

  • Église Saint Blaise, dating back to the 13th century

Population

Historical population
YearPop.±%
2006231    
2007234+1.3%
2008233−0.4%
2009230−1.3%
2010229−0.4%
2011226−1.3%
2012223−1.3%
2013226+1.3%
2014226+0.0%
2015217−4.0%
2016209−3.7%

Politics

Presidential Elections 2nd Round [1]

ElectionWinning CandidateParty%
2017 Emmanuel Macron EM 51.28
2012 François Hollande PS 58.88
2007 Nicolas Sarkozy UMP 55.32
2002 Jacques Chirac RPR 71.56

See also

References

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