Foucaucourt-en-Santerre

Foucaucourt-en-Santerre

Foucaucourt-en-Santerre
Foucaucourt-en-Santerre
Foucaucourt-en-Santerre

Coordinates: 49°52′32″N 2°46′34″E / 49.8756°N 2.7761°E / 49.8756; 2.7761Coordinates: 49°52′32″N 2°46′34″E / 49.8756°N 2.7761°E / 49.8756; 2.7761

Country France
Region Picardy
Department Somme
Arrondissement Péronne
Canton Chaulnes
Intercommunality Haute Picardie
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Jacky Bourlon
Area
 • Land1 6.91 km2 (2.67 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 254
 • Population2 density 37/km2 (95/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 80335 / 80340
Elevation 50–87 m (164–285 ft)
(avg. 82 m or 269 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.

Foucaucourt-en-Santerre is a commune in the Somme department in Picardie in northern France.

Geography

The commune is situated on the N29 road, some 24 miles (39 km) east of Amiens.

Population

Historical population of Foucaucourt-en-Santerre
Year 1962196819751982199019992006
Population 268277261234252223254
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 war memorial
  • The Roman road, the ‘Chaussée Brunehaut’, which passes by the village.

See also

References

  • INSEE

External links

  • Foucaucourt-en-Santerre on the Quid website (French)