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Belmont-lès-Darney (France)
region Grand Est
Department Vosges
Arrondissement Neufchâteau
Canton Darney
Community association Vosges Côté Sud Ouest
Coordinates 48 ° 5 '  N , 6 ° 1'  E Coordinates: 48 ° 5 '  N , 6 ° 1'  E
height 267-360 m
surface 3.99 km 2
Residents 112 (January 1, 2017)
Population density 28 inhabitants / km 2
Post Code 88260
INSEE code

Church of St. Faustus and St. Jovinus

Belmont-lès-Darney is a French commune with 112 inhabitants (January 1, 2017) in the Vosges department in the Grand Est region ( Lorraine until 2015 ). It belongs to the Arrondissement Neufchâteau and the municipality association Vosges Côté Sud Ouest .


Location of the municipality of Belmont-lès-Darney in the Vosges department

The municipality of Belmont-lès-Darney is located three kilometers west of Darney , 17 kilometers south of Vittel and 42 kilometers southwest of Épinal .

The municipality covers a section of the hill country of Monts Faucilles . The Ruisseau de Lichecourt (called below Belmonts Ruisseau de Belmont ) flows through the municipality and flows into the upper Saône in Attigny . About 10% of the four square kilometers large municipal area are forested ( Bois le Comte in the northeast).

Neighboring communities of Belmont-lès-Darney are Relanges in the north, Darney in the east, Attigny in the south and Nonville in the west.


The place appeared for the first time in 1321 in a document as Beaumont . In the 14th century Belmont was part of the Monthureux rule , who later sold the village to the Bulgnéville lords .

From 1751 until the French Revolution, Belmont was part of the Darney Bailiwick. The residents were parish in the parish Nonville, which belonged to the Relanges priory. Before the church was built, there was a small chapel in Belmont. In 1961 the parish name was changed from Belmont to Belmont-lès-Darney to better distinguish it from other parishes called Belmont .

Population development

year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2007 2017
Residents 94 109 101 98 117 113 121 112
Sources: Cassini and INSEE


  • Saints-Faust-et-Jovin Church, built 1850–1856

Economy and Infrastructure

There are three dairy farms in the municipality.

Belmont is on the D56 trunk road from Bleurville to Darney . In the small town of Darney, three kilometers away, the roads from Épinal to Bourbonne-les-Bains and from Vittel to Luxeuil-les-Bains cross .

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