Aisne

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Aisne
Banner o Aisne
Banner
Coat o airms o Aisne
Coat o airms
Location of Aisne in Fraunce
Location of Aisne in Fraunce
Coordinates: 49°30′N 3°30′E / 49.500°N 3.500°E / 49.500; 3.500Coordinates: 49°30′N 3°30′E / 49.500°N 3.500°E / 49.500; 3.500
KintraFraunce
RegionPicardy
PrefecturLaon
SubprefectursChâteau-Thierry
Saint-Quentin
Soissons
Vervins
Govrenment
 • Preses o the General CooncilYves Daudigny (PS)
Area
 • Total7,369 km2 (2,845 sq mi)
Population
 (2010)
 • Tot540,508
 • Rank49t
 • Density73/km2 (190/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Department number02
Arrondissements5
Cantons42
Communes816
^1 French Land Register data, which exclude estuaries, an lochs, ponds, an glaciers lairger nor 1 km2

Aisne (French pronunciation: ​[ɛːn]) is a French depairtment in the Picardy region o northren Fraunce.