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Fourcigny

Fourcigny
Fourcigny
Fourcigny

Coordinates: 49°45′37″N 1°49′36″E / 49.7603°N 1.8267°E / 49.7603; 1.8267Coordinates: 49°45′37″N 1°49′36″E / 49.7603°N 1.8267°E / 49.7603; 1.8267

Country France
Region Picardy
Department Somme
Arrondissement Amiens
Canton Poix-de-Picardie
Intercommunality Sud-Ouest Amiénois
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Jean-Marie Devos
Area
 • Land1 4.55 km2 (1.76 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 172
 • Population2 density 38/km2 (98/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 80340 / 80290
Elevation 193–214 m (633–702 ft)
(avg. 142 m or 466 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.

Fourcigny is a commune in the Somme department in Picardie in northern France.

Geography

Fourcigny is situated in the southeastern corner of the département, 26 miles (42 km) southwest of Amiens on the D98, a few hundred yards from the Oise department and a few miles from the border with the Seine-Maritime. The hamlet of Beaurepaire adjoins.

Population

Historical population of Fourcigny
Year 1962196819751982199019992006
Population 163164130131123131172
From the year 1962 on: population without double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.

See also

References

  • INSEE

External links

  • Fourcigny on the Quid website (French)
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