Camon, Somme

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Camon
Camon is located in France
Camon
Camon
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
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Jean-Claude Renaux
Area
 • 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.

Geography[edit]

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.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Camon, Somme
Year 1936 1946 1954 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 1800 1764 1830 2110 3008 4350 4214 3920 4366 4609
From the year 1962 on: No double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.

Places of interest[edit]

  • The sixteenth century church

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