Vervins

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Vervins

Vervins1.jpg
Town centre
Coat of arms of Vervins
Vervins is located in France
Vervins
Administration
Country France
Region Picardy
Department Aisne
Statistics
Elevation 120–208 m (394–682 ft)
(avg. 147 m/482 ft)
Land area1 10.35 km2 (4.00 sq mi)
Population2 2,561  (2012)
 - Density 247 /km2 (640 /sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 02789/ 02140
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.
2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.

Coordinates: 49°30′03″N 3°32′37″E / 49.5009°N 3.5436°E / 49.5009; 3.5436

Town Hall

Vervins is a commune in the Picardy region in the Aisne department in the north of France. On 2 May 1598, Henry IV of France and Phillip II of Spain signed a peace treaty, known as the Peace of Vervins.