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For the place in Burkina Faso, see Pissy, Burkina Faso.

Coordinates: 49°51′46″N 2°07′54″E / 49.8628°N 2.1317°E / 49.8628; 2.1317Coordinates: 49°51′46″N 2°07′54″E / 49.8628°N 2.1317°E / 49.8628; 2.1317

Country France
Region Picardy
Department Somme
Arrondissement Amiens
Canton Molliens-Dreuil
Intercommunality Amiens Métropole
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Gérard Gerin
 • Land1 6.63 km2 (2.56 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 273
 • Population2 density 41/km2 (110/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 80626 / 80540
Elevation 90–127 m (295–417 ft)
(avg. 112 m or 367 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.

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


Pissy is situated on the D97 and D182 crossroads, some 6 miles (10 km) southwest of Amiens.


Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
170 177 176 220 304 298 273
Starting in 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest

  • The church
  • The château,
  • The mairie
  • War memorial
  • Two stone wells

See also



External links

  • Pissy on the Quid website (French)
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