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Hautvillers is a commune in the Marne department in north-eastern France.

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Hautvillers is located in France
Location within Grand Est region
Hautvillers is located in Grand Est
Coordinates: 49°05′06″N 3°56′40″E / 49.085°N 3.9444°E / 49.085; 3.9444Coordinates: 49°05′06″N 3°56′40″E / 49.085°N 3.9444°E / 49.085; 3.9444
Country France
Region Grand Est
Department Marne
Arrondissement Épernay
Canton Épernay-1
Intercommunality Communauté de communes de la Grande Vallée de la Marne
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Patrick Lopez
Area1 11.77 km2 (4.54 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 806
 • Density 68/km2 (180/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 51287 /51160

1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.

The Abbey of St. Peter which existed here until the French Revolution was the home of the famous Dom Perignon, a Benedictine monk whose work in wine-making helped to develop champagne.

See alsoEdit

Abbey of Saint-Pierre