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Coordinates: 50°10′56″N 2°22′59″E / 50.1822°N 2.3831°E / 50.1822; 2.3831Coordinates: 50°10′56″N 2°22′59″E / 50.1822°N 2.3831°E / 50.1822; 2.3831

Country France
Region Picardy
Department Somme
Arrondissement Amiens
Canton Doullens
Intercommunality Doullennais
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Francis Petit
 • Land1 9.02 km2 (3.48 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 564
 • Population2 density 63/km2 (160/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 80392 / 80600
Elevation 63–159 m (207–522 ft)
(avg. 84 m or 276 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.

Grouches-Luchuel is a commune in the Somme department in Picardie in northern France.


Situated on the D5 road, some 25 miles (40 km) southwest of Arras. A small stream, a tributary of the Authie, separates the two parts of the commune.


Historical population of Grouches-Luchuel
Year 1962196819751982199019992006
Population 320345381395521472564
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

  • Saint-Brice’s chapel at Luchuel
  • The church at Grouches

See also



External links

  • Grouches-Luchuel on the Quid website (French)
  • Website of the friends of Grouches-Luchuel (French)
  • Grouches-Luchuel on the intercommunality site (French)
  • Site of Vals d'Authie, Nièvre, and Somme (French)
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