Argœuves

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Argœuves
Argœuves is located in France
Argœuves
Argœuves
Coordinates: 49°55′51″N 2°13′39″E / 49.9308°N 2.2275°E / 49.9308; 2.2275Coordinates: 49°55′51″N 2°13′39″E / 49.9308°N 2.2275°E / 49.9308; 2.2275
Country France
Region Picardy
Department Somme
Arrondissement Amiens
Canton Amiens 2
Intercommunality Communauté de communes à l'Ouest d'Amiens
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Gérard Pruvot
Area
 • Land1 10.21 km2 (3.94 sq mi)
Population (2010)
 • Population2 530
 • Population2 density 52/km2 (130/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 80024 / 80470
Elevation 12–74 m (39–243 ft)
(avg. 17 m or 56 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.

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

Geography[edit]

The commune is situated 4 miles (6 km) north of Amiens on the D191 and 1 mile (2 km) from the junction of the N1 and A16 autoroute. The river Somme is 1 mile (2 km) away.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Argœuves
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 415 498 524 592 561 543 586
From the year 1962 on: No double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.

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