Buire-sur-l'Ancre

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Buire-sur-l'Ancre
Buire-sur-l'Ancre is located in France
Buire-sur-l'Ancre
Buire-sur-l'Ancre
Coordinates: 49°57′56″N 2°35′35″E / 49.9656°N 2.5931°E / 49.9656; 2.5931Coordinates: 49°57′56″N 2°35′35″E / 49.9656°N 2.5931°E / 49.9656; 2.5931
Country France
Region Picardy
Department Somme
Arrondissement Péronne
Canton Albert
Intercommunality Pays du Coquelicot
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Jean-Christian Ruin
Area1 5.28 km2 (2.04 sq mi)
Population (2010)2 324
 • Density 61/km2 (160/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 80151 / 80300
Elevation 38–102 m (125–335 ft)
(avg. 43 m or 141 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.

Buire-sur-l'Ancre is a commune in the Somme department in Picardie in northern France.

Geography[edit]

The commune is situated on the D52 road, some 16 miles (26 km) northwest of Amiens.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Buire-sur-l'Ancre
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 278 301 293 283 304 312 331
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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