Vermand

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

Vermand
Town hall

Coat of arms
Location of Vermand
Vermand
Vermand
Coordinates: 49°52′N 3°09′E
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentAisne
ArrondissementSaint-Quentin
CantonSaint-Quentin-1
IntercommunalityPays du Vermandois
Government
  Mayor (20082014) Jean-Pierre Boniface
Area
1
15.75 km2 (6.08 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
1,119
  Density71/km2 (180/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
  Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
02785 /02490
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Vermand was probably the original capital of the Viromandui, after whom the region of Vermandois is named. It was later displaced by the Roman settlement of Augusta Viromanduorum, modern Saint-Quentin.[2]

Population

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1962998    
19681,135+13.7%
19751,165+2.6%
19821,163−0.2%
19901,118−3.9%
19991,069−4.4%
20081,036−3.1%

See also

References

  1. "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.
  2. Jean-Luc Collart and Michèle Gaillard, [http
    //www.persee.fr/doc/sracf_1159-7151_2004_act_25_1_1220 "Vermand /Augusta Viromanduorum (Aisne)"], Supplément à la Revue archéologique du centre de la France, 25, 1 (2004): 493–96.
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