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Reims
Ceety haw (hôtel de ville)

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Reims is located in France
Reims
Reims
Coordinates: 49°15′46″N 4°02′05″E / 49.2628°N 4.0347°E / 49.2628; 4.0347Coordinates: 49°15′46″N 4°02′05″E / 49.2628°N 4.0347°E / 49.2628; 4.0347
Kintra Fraunce
Region Champagne-Ardenne
Depairtment Marne
Arrondissement Reims
Intercommunality Reims
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Adeline Hazan (PS)
Area
 • Land1 46.9 km2 (18.1 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 188,078
 • Population2 Density 4,000/km2 (10,000/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 51454 / 51100
Elevation 80–135 m (262–443 ft)

1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

2 Population wioot double coontin: residents o multiple communes (e.g., students an militar personnel) anly coonted ance.

Reims (/ˈrmz/; an aa spelt Rheims; French: [ʁɛ̃s][1]), a ceety in the Champagne-Ardenne region o Fraunce, lies 129 km (80 mi) east-northeast o Paris. Foonded bi the Gauls, it acame a major ceety during the period o the Roman Empire.

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  1. "Reims," entry in Nouveau petit Larousse, 1971, p. 1638.
  2. "British towns twinned with French towns [via WaybackMachine.com]". Archant Community Media Ltd. Archived from the original on 5 July 2013. Retrieved 20 July 2013. 
  3. Canterbury City Council – Twinning contacts. Retrieved on 14 October 2009. Canterbury.gov.uk (1 March 2011). Retrieved on 25 August 2011.
  4. Calderdale Council (2013). "Aachen: Twin towns: Calderdale Council". calderdale.gov.uk. Retrieved 2 January 2013. 
  5. en-db (2013). "Aachen, Aachen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany – City, Town and Village of the world". en.db-city.com. Retrieved 3 January 2013.