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Camon, Somme

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Camon, Somme


Coordinates: 49°53′16″N 2°20′48″E / 49.8878°N 2.3467°E / 49.8878; 2.3467Coordinates: 49°53′16″N 2°20′48″E / 49.8878°N 2.3467°E / 49.8878; 2.3467

Country France
Region Picardy
Department Somme
Arrondissement Amiens
Canton Amiens 4
Intercommunality Amiens Métropole
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Jean-Claude Renaux
 • Land1 12.9 km2 (5.0 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 4,609
 • Population2 density 360/km2 (930/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 80164 / 80450
Elevation 22–84 m (72–276 ft)
(avg. 30 m or 98 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.

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


The commune is separated by the river Somme. The main town is on the right bank, but Petit-Camon is on the other, on the N29 between Albert and Amiens.


Historical population of Camon, Somme
Year 1936194619541962196819751982199019992006
Population 1800176418302110300843504214392043664609
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

  • The sixteenth century church

See also



External links

  • Camon on the Quid website (French)
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