Courcelles-sur-Aire

Courcelles-sur-Aire is a commune in the Meuse department in Grand Est in north-eastern France.

Courcelles-sur-Aire
Location of Courcelles-sur-Aire
Courcelles-sur-Aire is located in France
Courcelles-sur-Aire
Courcelles-sur-Aire
Courcelles-sur-Aire is located in Grand Est
Courcelles-sur-Aire
Courcelles-sur-Aire
Coordinates: 48°56′15″N 5°14′38″E / 48.9375°N 5.2439°ECoordinates: 48°56′15″N 5°14′38″E / 48.9375°N 5.2439°E
CountryFrance
RegionGrand Est
DepartmentMeuse
ArrondissementBar-le-Duc
CantonRevigny-sur-Ornain
IntercommunalityCommunauté de communes de Triaucourt Vaubecourt
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Gérard L'HUILLIER
Area
1
11.93 km2 (4.61 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
40
 • Density3.4/km2 (8.7/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
55128 /55260
Elevation226–331 m (741–1,086 ft)
(avg. 287 m or 942 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

See also

References

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.
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