Saint-Michel, Aisne

Saint-Michel is a commune in the Aisne department in Hauts-de-France in northern France. It is also unofficially called Saint-Michel-en-Thiérache.

Saint-Michel
Saint-Michel Abbey

Coat of arms
Location of Saint-Michel
Saint-Michel
Saint-Michel
Coordinates: 49°55′07″N 4°08′01″E
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentAisne
ArrondissementVervins
CantonHirson
IntercommunalityCC Trois Rivières
Government
  Mayor (20082014) Thierry Verdavaine
Area
1
42.2 km2 (16.3 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
3,521
  Density83/km2 (220/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
  Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
02684 /02830
Elevation172–278 m (564–912 ft)
(avg. 201 m or 659 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Population

Historical population
YearPop.±%
19624,502    
19684,342−3.6%
19754,155−4.3%
19824,044−2.7%
19903,783−6.5%
19993,656−3.4%
20083,522−3.7%
20123,542+0.6%

Personalities

  • French Revolution leader Antoine Joseph Santerre, whose family moved from Saint-Michel to Paris before the Revolution.

See also

References

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


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