Acy facts for kids
The church of Acy
|Area1||11.67 km2 (4.51 sq mi)|
|• Density||86.38/km2 (223.71/sq mi)|
|Time zone||CET (UTC+01:00)|
|• Summer (DST)||CEST (UTC+02:00)|
|INSEE/Postal code||02003 /02200|
|Elevation||42–165 m (138–541 ft)
(avg. 160 m or 520 ft)
|1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.|
The inhabitants of the commune are known as Acéens or Acéennes.
The commune has been awarded one flower by the National Council of Towns and Villages in Bloom in the Competition of cities and villages in Bloom.
Acy is located some 5 km south-east of Soissons. The European Route E46 heading east from Soissons forms a section of the northern border however access to the commune is via the Highway D952 which branches from the E46 in the north-west and goes south-east through the heart of the commune to Serches in the south-east. Access to Acy town is on the Rue de l'Aube which runs off the D952. The D951 branches off the E46 at the same place as the D952 and passes south through the commune to Ambrief in the south. The D6 road forms the southern border of the commune.
The Aisne River forms the northern border of the commune. An unnamed stream flows north through the heart of the commune to join the Aisne in the north.
Towns and villages in the commune
- La Croutelle
- Le Transbordeur
Neighbouring communes and villages
Or, three eagle claws gules 2 and 1 armed argent.
- Jules Pressoir (1850-1929): Teacher
- Constant Lacroix (1846-1924): Farmer
[[Category:Communes of Aisne]
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