Raival

Raival is a commune in the Meuse department in Grand Est in north-eastern France. The former communes of Rosnes and Érize-la-Grande are within the limits of the town. Vignotte, a mild creamy cheese obtainable in the UK, is produced there.

Raival
Location of Raival
Raival is located in France
Raival
Raival
Raival is located in Grand Est
Raival
Raival
Coordinates: 48°52′17″N 5°16′07″E / 48.8714°N 5.2686°ECoordinates: 48°52′17″N 5°16′07″E / 48.8714°N 5.2686°E
CountryFrance
RegionGrand Est
DepartmentMeuse
ArrondissementBar-le-Duc
CantonBar-le-Duc-1
IntercommunalityCommunauté de communes de Triaucourt Vaubecourt
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean Gand
Area
1
19.22 km2 (7.42 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
260
 • Density14/km2 (35/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
55442 /55260
Elevation241–337 m (791–1,106 ft)
(avg. 318 m or 1,043 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

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