kids encyclopedia robot

Chauny facts for kids

Kids Encyclopedia Facts
Chauny
Town hall
Town hall
Coat of arms of Chauny
Coat of arms
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Aisne
Arrondissement Laon
Canton Chauny
Intercommunality Chauny-Tergnier
Area
1
13.28 km2 (5.13 sq mi)
Population
 (2008)
12,146
 • Density 914.6/km2 (2,368.8/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
02173 /02300
Elevation 42–96 m (138–315 ft)
(avg. 69 m or 226 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Chauny is a commune. It is found in the region Picardie in the Aisne department in the north of France.


Images for kids

kids search engine
Chauny Facts for Kids. Kiddle Encyclopedia.