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Le Quesnel

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Le Quesnel

Le Quesnel
Le Quesnel
Le Quesnel

Coordinates: 49°46′33″N 2°37′32″E / 49.7759°N 2.6256°E / 49.7759; 2.6256Coordinates: 49°46′33″N 2°37′32″E / 49.7759°N 2.6256°E / 49.7759; 2.6256

Country France
Region Picardy
Department Somme
Arrondissement Montdidier
Canton Moreuil
Intercommunality Avre Luce Moreuil
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Jean-Marie Pautre
 • Land1 11.38 km2 (4.39 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 672
 • Population2 density 59/km2 (150/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 80652 / 80118
Elevation 72–104 m (236–341 ft)
(avg. 97 m or 318 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.

Le Quesnel is a commune in the Somme department in Picardie in northern France.


The commune is situated at the D161 and D41 crossroads, some 20 miles (32 km) southeast of Amiens.


Historical population of Le Quesnel
Year 1962196819751982199019992006
Population 555562480409436540672
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

See also



External links

  • The Canadian Memorial Gardens website
  • Le Quesnel on the Quid website (French)
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