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

Valmy
The Moulin de Valmy stands today where the Battle of Valmy took place
The Moulin de Valmy stands today where the Battle of Valmy took place
Coat of arms of Valmy
Coat of arms
Location of Valmy
Valmy is located in France
Valmy
Valmy
Valmy is located in Grand Est
Valmy
Valmy
Coordinates: 49°05′07″N 4°46′28″E / 49.0853°N 4.7744°E / 49.0853; 4.7744Coordinates: 49°05′07″N 4°46′28″E / 49.0853°N 4.7744°E / 49.0853; 4.7744
CountryFrance
RegionGrand Est
DepartmentMarne
ArrondissementChâlons-en-Champagne
CantonArgonne Suippe et Vesle
Area
1
24.28 km2 (9.37 sq mi)
Population
 (2017-01-01)[1]
294
 • Density12/km2 (31/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
51588 /51800
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

GeographyEdit

The town stands on the west flank of the Argonne massif, midway between Verdun and Paris, near Vouziers.

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  1. ^ "Populations légales 2017". INSEE. Retrieved 6 January 2020.