Dallon (French pronunciation: ​[dalɔ̃]) is a commune in the Aisne department in Hauts-de-France in northern France.

Dallon
The town hall of Dallon
The town hall of Dallon
Coat of arms of Dallon
Location of Dallon
Dallon is located in France
Dallon
Dallon
Dallon is located in Hauts-de-France
Dallon
Dallon
Coordinates: 49°49′19″N 3°14′32″E / 49.8219°N 3.2422°E / 49.8219; 3.2422Coordinates: 49°49′19″N 3°14′32″E / 49.8219°N 3.2422°E / 49.8219; 3.2422
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentAisne
ArrondissementSaint-Quentin
CantonRibemont
IntercommunalityCA Saint-Quentinois
Government
 • Mayor (2020–2026) Gérard Felbacq[1]
Area
1
5.81 km2 (2.24 sq mi)
Population
 (Jan. 2019)[2]
437
 • Density75/km2 (190/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
02257 /02680
Elevation67–121 m (220–397 ft)
(avg. 106 m or 348 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

It is located on the banks of the Somme and its marshes, and the canal Saint-Quentin. Its former name is Dalonaie, on record in the year 1035.

PopulationEdit

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1962274—    
1968300+9.5%
1975363+21.0%
1982369+1.7%
1990395+7.0%
1999403+2.0%
2008376−6.7%

SightsEdit

  • Eglise Saint Medard
  • Calvary

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Répertoire national des élus: les maires". data.gouv.fr, Plateforme ouverte des données publiques françaises (in French). 9 August 2021.
  2. ^ "Populations légales 2019". The National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies. 29 December 2021.