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Subject: Communes of the Somme department, Arrondissement of Abbeville
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Coordinates: 49°58′33″N 1°44′23″E / 49.9759°N 1.7397°E / 49.9759; 1.7397Coordinates: 49°58′33″N 1°44′23″E / 49.9759°N 1.7397°E / 49.9759; 1.7397

Country France
Region Picardy
Department Somme
Arrondissement Abbeville
Canton Gamaches
Intercommunality Canton of Oisemont
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Gérard Dalle
 • Land1 5.6 km2 (2.2 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 255
 • Population2 density 46/km2 (120/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 80183 / 80140
Elevation 96–127 m (315–417 ft)
(avg. 103 m or 338 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 without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.

Cerisy-Buleux is a commune in the Somme department in Picardie in northern France.


The commune is situated on the D190 road, some 15 miles (24 km) southwest of Abbeville.


Historical population of Cerisy-Buleux
Year 1962196819751982199019992006
Population 336342281272278260255
From the year 1962 on: population without double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.

Places of interest

  • The old railway line:[1]

The railway, opened in 1872, was closed on 10 November 1993. Mostly freight trains for the many farming cooperatives, there were also a few passenger trains.

See also



External links

  • The old railway (French)
  • Cerisy-Buleux on the Quid website (French)
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