Béhencourt

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Béhencourt
Béhencourt is located in France
Béhencourt
Béhencourt
Coordinates: 49°58′32″N 2°27′13″E / 49.9756°N 2.4536°E / 49.9756; 2.4536Coordinates: 49°58′32″N 2°27′13″E / 49.9756°N 2.4536°E / 49.9756; 2.4536
Country France
Region Picardy
Department Somme
Arrondissement Amiens
Canton Villers-Bocage
Intercommunality Le Bocage et l'Hallue
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Gilles Wattel
Area1 7.06 km2 (2.73 sq mi)
Population (2010)2 355
 • Density 50/km2 (130/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 80077 / 80260
Elevation 43–122 m (141–400 ft)
(avg. 35 m or 115 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.

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

Geography[edit]

The commune is situated at the junction of the D78 and D115 roads, about 10 miles (16 km) northeast of Amiens

Population[edit]

Historical population of Béhencourt
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 218 221 219 233 313 353 359
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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