In 1977, Erpion and other municipalities merged into the new municipality of Froidchapelle.
Nearby towns include Cerfontaine 6km (Silenrieux 4.2km, Soumoy 6.3km, Daussois 7km, Senzeille 8.6km and Villers-Deux-Églises 9.2km), Froidchapelle 7km (Boussu-lez-Walcourt 2.2km, Vergnies 3.8km and Fourbechies 6.3km), Walcourt 7.1km (Castillon 4.1km, Mertenne 4.1km, Fontenelle 4.6km, Clermont 6.1km, Rognée 6.9km, Walcourt 7.1km, Vogenée 7.6km, Pry 8.5km, Berzée 9.3km, Thy-le-Château 9.5km and Chastrès 9.5km), Beaumont 9km (Barbençon 5.4km, Renlies 6.8km, Solre-Saint-Géry 7.7km and Strée 8.3km), Sivry-Rance 13.3km (Rance 9.7km) and Thuin 15.1km (Donstiennes 8.8km and Thuillies 9.8km)
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