Vermand

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

Vermand
Town hall
Town hall
Coat of arms of Vermand
Coat of arms
Location of Vermand
Vermand is located in France
Vermand
Vermand
Vermand is located in Hauts-de-France
Vermand
Vermand
Coordinates: 49°52′N 3°09′E / 49.87°N 3.15°E / 49.87; 3.15Coordinates: 49°52′N 3°09′E / 49.87°N 3.15°E / 49.87; 3.15
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentAisne
ArrondissementSaint-Quentin
CantonSaint-Quentin-1
IntercommunalityPays du Vermandois
Government
 • Mayor (2020–2026) Jean-Pierre Boniface[1]
Area
1
15.75 km2 (6.08 sq mi)
Population
 (Jan. 2018)[2]
1,097
 • Density70/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.[3]

PopulationEdit

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 alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Répertoire national des élus: les maires". data.gouv.fr, Plateforme ouverte des données publiques françaises (in French). 2 December 2020.
  2. ^ "Populations légales 2018". INSEE. 28 December 2020.
  3. ^ 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.