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Saint-Ouen, Somme


Route of the old Roman road

Coordinates: 50°02′15″N 2°07′22″E / 50.0375°N 2.1228°E / 50.0375; 2.1228Coordinates: 50°02′15″N 2°07′22″E / 50.0375°N 2.1228°E / 50.0375; 2.1228

Country France
Region Picardy
Department Somme
Arrondissement Amiens
Canton Picquigny
Intercommunality Val de Nièvre et environs
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Jean-Pierre Saint
 • Land1 4.35 km2 (1.68 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 2,077
 • Population2 density 480/km2 (1,200/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 80711 / 80610
Elevation 19–110 m (62–361 ft)
(avg. 29 m or 95 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.

Saint-Ouen is a commune in the Somme department in Picardie in northern France.


The commune is situated 14 miles (23 km) northwest of Amiens, at the D159 and D57 junction, in the valley of the Nièvre and about a mile from the A16 autoroute. The old Roman road, the ‘’’Chaussée Brunehaut’’’ passes through the middle of the commune.


Historical population of Saint-Ouen, Somme
Year 1962196819751982199019992006
Population 2095210620472011218621962077
From the year 1962 on: population without double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.


Alfred Manessier, (1911–1993). Artist, was born and buried at Saint-Ouen,

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